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Come visit us along the Platte River

Least Tern. Photo: William Dix/Audubon Photography Awards

The Iain Nicolson Audubon Center at Rowe Sanctuary lies right in the heart of a critical spring staging area for migrating Sandhill Cranes.  Come experience one of the last great wildlife migrations on the planet.

Rowe Sanctuary offers a wide variety of activities to help you experience the Sandhill Crane migration.  For more information call 308-468-5282

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Update: The visitors' center is closed until April 15, 2021. Our trails remain open but for limited hours, 10am - 2pm, for the safety of the cranes.

The Iain Nicolson Audubon Center is normally open year-round, except most holidays and the week between Christmas and New Year's.

Admission: Free (donations always welcome)

Iain Nicolson Audubon Center at Rowe Sanctuary
44450 Elm Island Rd
Gibbon, NE  68840
rowesanctuary@audubon.org

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Crane Season 2021
Crane Season

Crane Season 2021

Click here for up-to-date info on our plans for this year's crane season!

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