[29 July 2014 Last updated at 03:43]

Most Beautiful Places in Nebraska

Planning a road trip across Nebraska?

Most Beautiful Places in Nebraska
Top 10 Tourist Attractions in Nebraska
Nebraska is easily one of the most beautiful states to road trip in the United States. Below, we have compiled a list of some of Nebraska's most scenic spots:


Scotts Bluff National Monument

Scotts Bluff national monument is without a doubt, one of the most beautiful places in Nebraska. Scotts Bluff monument is located right outside the lovely city Gering, and it’s surrounded by beautiful bluffs and famous rock formations such as Saddle Rock and Scotts Bluff.
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The drive to the top of Scotts Bluff offers lovely scenery views along the way, though once you reach the top you’ll be treated to truly breathtaking views of the plains of western Nebraska (you can even see Chimney Rock if you look closely).

Nebraska Sandhills

The Sandhills of Nebraska is certainly one of the most beautiful places in Nebraska, and one of the best spots in Nebraska to enjoy some of the prettiest sunsets and sunrises!
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The Sandhills region truly boasts breathtaking prairie landscapes, wildlife refuges, miles of grassy dunes, lots of cattle, as well as pristine lakes where you can enjoy tubing and canoeing.

Chimney Rock Historic Site

Chimney Rock Site is located south of Bayard (around 30 minutes drive from Scotts Bluff monument). Chimney Rock Historic Site is one of the largest historic sites in the world, and it's definitely one of the prettiest places to visit in Nebraska.

Chimney Rock Historic Site is home to gorgeous landscapes, and of course, the stunning and majestic Chimney Rock formation, which is undoubtedly one of the most famous landmarks in the US.

Agate Fossil Beds National Monument

Agate Fossil Beds is not only one of the most beautiful places in Nebraska, but also one of the top 10 natural wonders in America.

At Agate Fossil Beds you will get a chance to take in the stunning natural beauty as well as the opportunity to explore the world famous Carnegie and University hills fossil sites where skeleton remains of prehistoric mammals have been found. If you’re interested in dinosaurs, be sure visit Agate Fossil Beds visitor center to see these amazing skeletons on display, and the interesting short movie presentation.

Indian Cave State Park

The stunning southeast corner of the state is home to one of the most beautiful places in Nebraska - Indian Cave State Park, which is located right by the border with Missouri.

Indian Cave is a popular destination in Nebraska for backcountry hiking and camping, as well as for its spectacular scenery. Indian Cave boasts some of the lushest forest trees you'll ever see, and during the leaves color change in the fall season, you'll be treated to stunning shades of orange and red.

Smith Falls Park

Smith Falls Park is located east of Valentine in northern Nebraska which is another popular part of Nebraska as it’s home to the famous Smith falls – the largest waterfall in the state of Nebraska!

Smith Falls id indeed one of the most beautiful places in Nebraska, and the best bit about a visit to Smith Falls it’s that you’re only a few yards away from the scenic Niobrara River (Niobrara National Scenic River) where you can enjoy all kinds of fun water activities.

Johnson Lake

Johnson Lake isn't only one of the most scenic places in Nebraska, but it's also one of the prettiest lakes in the Midwest. Johnson Lake is located in the southern part of Nebraska, roughly between the towns of Lexington NE and Elwood NE.
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Johnson Lake is definitely the summer vacation spot for fun and relaxing lake vacations with family and friends enjoying a bit of sport fishing, swimming and boating.

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