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Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge, Valentine

(4.1/5 based on 70 reviews on the web)
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  • Beautiful vibrant colors in the Fall, short walk down to the waterfall, and Mother Nature at its' best - I love Niobrara Falls. 
  • We saw a few prairie dogs and a really pretty waterfall. The buffalo were moved to their winter pasture and the elk were hiding. The ranger was very helpful and he directed us to Smith Falls State Par...  more »
  • This small wildlife refuge highlights northern Nebraska's beauty. We visited on a evening when weather had cooled off from the prior hot weather. the prairie dogs were out running around, chirping at ...  more »
  • I have always love this place as a kid. Unfortunately this visit was slightly disappointing. No buffalo or even deer. But definitely take the hike down to the falls, absolutely beautiful!
  • Great place to spend a few hours! We saw bison and prarie dogs. Hiked down to the falls and down to the river. Very pretty and fun.
  • All free! We had a wonderful afternoon here. Make sure you stop in the main office and get a map of what is there to see. Bison, elk,prairie dogs,birds ,horses & a waterfall.
  • Its got amazing trails, wildlife, and beautiful waterfall. Excellent place for the family or by yourself.
  • Great place. Small hikes just near Niobrara River is nice.