Aerial View of
The Platte River
 (Platte means : 'shallow' or 'flat',  from the French traders)
Buffalo County, near Kearney, Nebraska
You can see Interstate-80 running through Central Nebraska

Platte River in Nebraska
Here the Platte River runs south of I-80 in Central Nebraska, they often run side by side, mirroring each other
 but sometimes they criss-cross & the river will run on the north side of I-80.
(below) South Loup River through Buffalo county, by Pleasanton, NE
(Loup is  a French word  meaning 'wolf')
South Loup River in Nebraska
More >
Aerial Photos

photos taken Oct.21, 2001