NOTHING BUT FLY-OVER COUNTRY.
Some people regard Nebraska as a place you cross on the way to a more interesting place. More than half a million sandhill cranes disagree.
Every March, some 500,000 sandhill cranes land in Nebraska for a closer look at things—and flocks of humans swoop in to witness the awesomeness. Want to join the flock? Check out this page for firsthand reports on what to expect from your crane watch, plus tips on tours, nature centers and sanctuaries that can help you get the best view.