the Prairie

Like Never Before 

Visit the
Crane Trust Nature
& Visitor Center

Nature & Visitor Center
Family Fun

Where the
Genetically Pure  
Bison Roam
the Prairie

Book Your
 Crane Viewing 

 Tour in January 2018

Protect the South Side of the Platte River

Ensure a Future for this Ecosystem by Helping the Crane Trust Protect the South Side of the Platte River
The Crane Trust has been defending the Big Bend Region of the Platte River for nearly 40 years. In that time, we’ve made remarkable strides in the protection of this unique prairie and ecosystem. Despite those strides, we still face many threats that could undo 40 years of hard work. However, we have come up with a plan that will ensure this habitat will be protected forever.

The Crane Trust currently owns and protects seven miles of land along the north side of…


The Great Migration