Valentine's Niobrara Lodge
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Valentine's Niobrara Lodge
Travel Blogs from Valentine
... what folks who live in the area do for news, and she told me they listen to the radio.
Obviously the owner of this ranch had a good idea for a low-maintenance ongoing revenue stream. Smart!
We left early the next morning with all the other overnighters. Guess no one had a reason to be in Valentine, NE!
... adventure. We were up at 4.30am, to be at the blind by 5.30am (first light). We sat quietly and patiently at the blind but it wasn't long before we heard the rustling of feathers, poor Laurie could hear and see the birds but it would be another hour before he could get a photo. This was a magical experience, they danced and boomed for hours and Laurie got great photos and ...
Started off the day with a breakfast event at the Niobrara Lodge.
Poked around the area and met a few people, then arrived at the Bull Bash. What a scene! There were beautiful bulls and their owners all along Main Street, and all the stores and restaurants were open with specials and promotions drawing the people in.
We stopped in at the Cherry County GOP storefront to campaign with passers-by, and shook a lot of hands and talked to a lot of ranchers ...
... Fairgrounds. It was a dessert/auction/benefit for the Heart Fund, and what a success! I wore my red tie and Dawn was in a pretty red dress, so we fit right in, and had a wonderful time.
Finally, we relaxed in our room at the Niobrara Lodge, and rested up for a big day tomorrow at the Bull Bash!
... It’s a burden, but, you know, we will do our job. Old Mr Henry has impressed on us the need for data to test his theory that people living through brutal winters are taciturn to prevent loss of body heat through the mouth opening. What can I say about the pater’s theory? It’s cold, but Mrs Henry certainly hasn’t acted to preserve her body heat, chatting away as if she were lolling about pool-side in the grounds of a Bali hotel.