Hike, Ski and Look for Bison
Rugged Natural Country Near Gering
The Wildcat Hills, pine-covered bluffs that rise abruptly from the plains, are some of Nebraska’s most ruggedly beautiful country. Eight miles south of Gering on Highway 71, Wildcat Hills State Recreation Area and Nature Center offers hiking trails, picnic facilities and cross country skiing.
The Nature Center has an auditorium, displays and educational opportunities in ecology, biology and geology. The area contains a state game reserve with buffalo, elk and deer. (308) 436-3777
For more information on Gering, contact the Gering Convention and Visitors Bureau at (800) 245-0717 or www.visitgering.com.