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Valentine, Nebraska

Unexpectedly lush forests and wildlife preserves line a river that runs from placid to rapid and back again. Things to do in Valentine include visiting Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge, Graham Canoe Outfitters, Merritt Reservoir and Nebraska Star Party.

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