Indoor Crane Viewing Experience

Making reservations & helpful tips.

Reservations can be made starting January 2, 2019, online or by calling 308-468-5282 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Central Time, Monday - Friday.  Please review the information below prior to making a reservation.

Dates for 2019:
March 1 - April 7

Tour Start Times: (Note change in start times due to Daylight Savings Time)
5:00 a.m. & 5 p.m.  March 1- March 9
6:00 a.m. & 6 p.m.  March 10 - April 7

Experience lasts approximately three hours.

$20.00 + taxes and fees/person

Pre-payment is required and can be done with Visa, MasterCard & Discover.
Note: Cancellations are refundable up to 14 days prior to your trip, but are subject to a 5% charge on your purchase total.

Where to Meet:
This experience is held at the Iain Nicolson Audubon Center. Directions: Take I-80 Exit 285 (Gibbon exit) and drive south two miles to Elm Island Road, turn west (right) onto Elm Island Road and travel two miles to the Iain Nicolson Audubon Center parking lot entrance located on the north side of the road.

Drive time from south Kearney to the Iain Nicolson Audubon Center is approximately 20-25 minutes.  If you are staying in Grand Island, drive time is approximately 45-50 minutes.

N 40° 40.178
W 98° 53.088

What to Bring:

  • Binoculars

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