Pine Ridge National Recreation Area, Chadron

#37 of 40 in Nature in Nebraska
Geologic Formation · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
The Pine Ridge National Recreation Area is a United States national recreation area in the Pine Ridge region of northwestern Nebraska. The recreation area is managed by the Pine Ridge Ranger District of the Nebraska National Forest.

It is home to wildlife species such as coyotes, bobcats, elk, white-tailed deer, mule deer, eagles, hawks, and wild turkeys.

Activities in the recreation area include hiking, horseback riding, and mountain biking. Life in the recreation area includes ponderosa pines and the animals that feed on them. The closest major town is Chadron, Nebraska.

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  • Awesome place great hiking, close to Chadron and the Badlands. Wonderful beautiful area, Fort Robinson is right there  more »
  • This was a wonderful drive and were able to some wonderful scenes and wildlife along the road. Many places to for great pictures  more »

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