Niobrara State Park
|Niobrara State Park|
|Nebraska State Park|
|Named for: Niobrara River|
|- elevation||1,230 ft (375 m) |
|Area||1,640 acres (664 ha) |
|- Water||7 acres (3 ha)|
|Management||Nebraska Game and Parks Commission|
|Website: Niobrara State Park|
Niobrara State Park is a public recreation area located on the bluffs at the confluence of the Missouri and Niobrara rivers in the northeast corner of Nebraska. The state park is on the outskirts of the village of Niobrara. The state park has 1,640 acres (660 ha) of land and 7 acres (2.8 ha) of water. The park includes the Niobrara River Bridge, a decommissioned railroad bridge listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Activities and amenities
Park facilities include a swimming pool and interpretive center. Visitors can tour the park via 7 miles (11 km) of roads and 14 miles (23 km) of hiking trails. The park offers RV and primitive camping as well as cabins that overlook the river.
- "Niobrara State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
- "Niobrara State Park". Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. Archived from the original on May 23, 2010. Retrieved March 8, 2007.
- "Niobrara State Park". Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. Retrieved January 9, 2017.
- Carl McWilliams, Research Historian (June 26, 1992). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Niobrara River Bridge" (PDF). National Park Service. Retrieved January 9, 2017.
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