Agate Fossil Beds Trail

EASY 4 reviews

Agate Fossil Beds Trail is a 2.7 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Harrison, Nebraska that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from March until November.

DISTANCE
2.7 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
193 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

views

3.5 miles total; This two and a half mile trail crosses the Niobrara River wetlands around University and Carnegie Hills. A side trail (one mile) leads a 1910 homestead

29 days ago

29 days ago

Very easy walk. Paved all the way up with a couple shaded rest stops along the way. The view is awesome looking out over the valley from the first dig site. There are markers along the trail identifying several of the different plants you'll see.

Saturday, May 28, 2016

hiking
Monday, December 06, 2010

pleasant hike. Interesting history. worth the admission fee.