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These 2 Epic Rock Formations In Nebraska Will Drop Your Jaw

If you live in Nebraska – or if you don’t but have been reading here for a while – you know by now that our state is definitely not the flat, boring place that people in other parts of the country think it is. But when we’re talking about impressive geological formations, the heavy hitters always seem to get all of the attention: Chimney Rock, Scotts Bluff, and Toadstool Geologic Park. There are actually plenty of bluffs, buttes, and other formations here, mostly in western Nebraska. Two of the slightly lesser-known (to those outside of western Nebraska, anyway) formations in the panhandle are Courthouse and Jail Rocks.

There are plenty of other rock formations in western Nebraska, and all of them are completely majestic. These rocks – and the others mentioned above – are by no means the only impressive geologic sites in the panhandle.

Have you ever visited Courthouse Rock and Jail Rock? Were you as blown away as the pioneers were?

Delana
Delana is a writer and editor who has lived in Nebraska for most of her life.