A visit to the Heartland of America--North Platte, Nebraska

Feb 25, 2017

Buffalo Bill's home in North Platte, Nebraska
Credit Thomas Wilmer

The Wild West lives on in North Platte, Nebraska. History comes alive at the Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park. David Fudge, NEBRSAKAlandDays’ Executive Director shares a taste of the annual event that includes the legendary Buffalo Bill Rodeo, proclaimed as America’s oldest rodeo. Fort Cody Trading Post is one of America’s last fee standing, family-owned roadside attractions. Fort Cody owner, Chuck Henline, reminisces about the family owned business where a one-headed calf, tomahawks and kitschy gifts are super popular items with the kids. 

preparing for an old-style cookout at Buffalo Bill Ranch
Credit Thomas Wilmer

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