Visitor Center Hours

Hours of Operation
Photo: Don Brockmeier

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

Admission: Free (donations always welcome)

Crane Season Hours

February 15 - April 15
9 am-4 pm., seven days a week

The west trail will open in the morning once the cranes have left the river and will close at 4 pm during crane season.

Regular Hours

April 16 - February 14  (closed Saturdays and major holidays)
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday-Friday

Access to Rowe Sanctuary is limited to two walking trails that originate from the Iain Nicolson Audubon Center. These trails are open from dawn until dusk for most of the year, but are closed during Crane Season and during rifle deer season. Please contact us at 308-468-5282 if you have any questions.

Iain Nicolson Audubon Center at Rowe Sanctuary
44450 Elm Island Rd
Gibbon, NE  68840

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