The dominant feature of the park, the peter kiewit lodge, offers 40 guest rooms, each with private bath. there are sleeping lofts and fireplaces in 16 rooms. each has two queen beds. the peter kiewit lodge also houses the restaurant (where guests can dine with the scenic platte river as a backdrop), a gift shop and meeting rooms. the restaurant can also cater meals for group activities.
With 3,052 rugged acres bordering the mighty missouri river, indian cave is a pristine area, devoted to camping, hiking and backpacking, picnicking, nature and wilderness activities. located 10 miles south of brownville and 5 miles east on s 64e, indian cave boasts a variety of hardwood trees, shrubs and other flora. there are 22 miles of hiking trails in the park.
Situated at the confluence of the niobrara and missouri rivers on nebraska's northeastern border, niobrara state park offers visitors an opportunity to sample a wide range of outdoor experiences. cabins, camping from rvs to tents, picnicking, swimming pool (open mid june - mid august), boat ramps, horseback trail rides, hiking, fishing, history or communing with mother nature are all availble at this exceptional state park.
Nebraska's newest state park straddles the niobrara national scenic river, 18 miles east of valentine. the park protects the biological and scenic significance of the location, while allowing the public to view the state's highest waterfall. the area primarily serves day-use visitors, canoers on the niobrara river and canoe campers.