Nebraska Street Go back and forth – Episode 828

Nebraska Road Trip (Podcast)

Listen a few highway travel in Nebraska from Omaha to Scott’s Bluff alongside the Oregon Path because the Newbie Traveler talks to Olivia Wieseler about her house state.

Olivia says, “I believe Nebraska may be very underestimated. It’s very gorgeous. Other people all the time suppose it’s flat and uninteresting, and not anything’s there, however what many of us don’t understand is there’s if truth be told 4 other environments. There’s the Rolling Hills from the place I’m from alongside the Missouri River. I’m from Northeastern Nebraska. It’s very hilly, very now not flat.”

“After which there’s the flat prairie that we all know about. After which there’s the Sandhills, which could also be very hilly and the whole thing. And you then get out tremendous some distance to western Nebraska. The panhandle the place most of the people overlook about it it’s if truth be told tremendous gorgeous, quite a lot of bluffs, rock formations, begins to get drier, extra desert-like. So there’s 4 various things. And in case you force immediately throughout Nebraska in the midst of the state, you’ll hit all 4 of ’em and it’s gorgeous.”

Olivia begins us within the east simply as those that traveled at the Oregon Path would have finished. In Omaha, she recommends we see the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium which is without doubt one of the best possible zoos in america. There could also be a mural venture in Omaha. 

On the best way to Lincoln, she recommends stops on the Holy Circle of relatives Shrine and on the Lee G. Simmons Flora and fauna Safari Park which options animals from the plains. 

In Lincoln, you will have to attempt to get to a “Huskers” recreation however tickets are very exhausting to get. Olivia additionally recommends the Haymarket District downtown and the Sunken Gardens. There also are two ordinary museums. One is devoted to quilts and one to rollerskating. Head out of the city to James Arthur Vineyards which is the most important winery in Nebraska and to Roca Berry Farm. Within the fall, Roca Berry Farm becomes Roca Frightening Farm. Beneath the town of Lincoln, you’ll excursion the Robber’s Cave.

We then head additional west to Grand Island the place you should pick out up the Sandhills Adventure Scenic Byway. Olivia recommends a consult with to peer the five hundred,000 Sand Hill Cranes that consult with the state yearly. South of Grand Island you’ll take an aspect travel to the house of Kool-Help in Hastings. When you time your travel you’ll be there for Kool-Help Days.

At Kearney, you’ll’t pass over the Archway Museum which talks in regards to the trails and highways that pass Nebraska. This museum spans Interstate 80. 

In North Platte, we depart Freeway I80 and head up against Scott’s Bluff at the previous Oregon Path. One of the best possible landmarks that the pioneers would have used are Chimney Rock and Scott’s Bluff. We begin to head right into a panorama of bluffs, badlands, brush, and rattlesnakes. You’ll nonetheless see wagon wheel tracks at a couple of puts alongside the direction. You will have to hike Scott’s bluff… or run up it within the Scott’s Bluff marathon.

Western Nebraska contains public lands like Agate Fossil Beds Nationwide Monument, Wildcat Hills State Sport House, and Ash Hole State Historic Park, however one of the vital ordinary websites is Carhenge. Carhenge is a game of Stonehenge… created from previous vehicles.

Alongside the way in which we devour at steakhouses, be informed the place the tin roof sundae used to be invented, and dip our cinnamon rolls into chile. 

Pack the auto, load up the children and head out on a highway travel thru Nebraska. 



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Display Notes

Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium
South Omaha Mural Mission
Holy Circle of relatives Shrine
Flora and fauna Safari Park
Lincoln, Nebraska
Haymarket District
Screamers Circle of relatives Eating place
James Arthur Vineyards
Roca Berry Farm
Nebraska State Capitol
Sunken Gardens
World Cover Museum
Nationwide Museum of Rollerskating
Robber’s Cave Excursions
Sandhill crane
The Sandhills Adventure Nationwide Scenic Byway
Kool-Help Days (Hastings)
Kool-Help Museum (Hastings )
The Archway – Kearney, NE
Castle Kearny State Historic Park
Ole’s Large Sport Steakhouse and Living room
Ash Hole State Historic Park
Chimney Rock – Scotts Bluff Nationwide Monument
Scotts Bluff Nationwide Monument
Hiram Scott
The Outdated West Balloon Fest (Gering)
Santa’s Village (Gering)
Wildcat Hills State Sport House
Robidoux Buying and selling Publish Reconstruction
Market and Corporate (Mitchell)
Potter Sundry (Potter)
Potter DuckPin Bowling (Potter)
Carhenge (Alliance)
Agate Fossil Beds Nationwide Monument Passport
Legacy of the Plains Museum


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