Big Springs renovated hotel

Big Springs Area

The first and largest robbery of a Union Pacific train happened here in 1877. Texas outlaw Sam Bass and five companions made off with $60,000 in gold and currency. The town is named for a natural spring. From the town’s founding through 1950, the spring supplied water for Union Pacific steam locomotives.

Deuel County CVC

Big Springs Area

308-889-3271

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Eiker Park

Big Springs Area
The first and largest robbery of a Union Pacific train happened here in Big Springs in 1877. Texas outlaw Sam Bass and five companions made off with $60,000 in gold and currency. A historical marker at Eiker Park, on the west side of town, tells the story of the famous robbery.

Motel 6

Big Springs
111 Circle Rd.
Big Springs NE 69122

308-889-3671

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Phelps Hotel/Motel

Big Springs
401 Pine St.
Big Springs NE 69122

308-889-3580

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The Bunkhouse B&B and Stables

Big Springs
30914 Cty Rd 2
Big Springs NE 69122

308-464-1224

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