"WOOD RIVER, NEBRASKA" Wood River by Rich62

Wood River Travel Guide: 6 reviews and 27 photos

THE BANK

This is the bank in Wood River. Actually I think there are two banks. Anyway, if there were a "cute bank" contest, this might be a winner. The "garage door" on the right is actually the drive-through! I guess it was closed today.

Downtown Wood River

Wood River is a town of about 1200 people located along the Lincoln Highway, which is Highway 30. It is about 13 miles west of Grand Island.

MOST FAMOUS RESIDENT

Scott Frost is probably Wood River's most famous resident. As quarterback of the University of Nebraska Cornhuskers, he led them to a national championship in the 1990's.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Its close to Grand Island for shopping & services.
  • Cons:none
  • In a nutshell:It seems ok to me.
  • Last visit to Wood River: Apr 2010
  • Intro Updated Apr 26, 2012
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