Directions & hours

Nature & Visitor Center

Crane Trust Directions NatureVisitorCenter
Address: 9325 South Alda Road
Wood River, NE 68883

Phone: (308) 382-1820

Hours: Monday – Saturday
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (except during Holidays)

2017 Migration Season: February 14 – April 3
Hours: Monday – Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. (Trail 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)
Sunday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Trail 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
Trail hours vary to protect roosting and/or loafing cranes in the area.

20 minutes from Grand Island (Heading West): Take exit 305 toward Alda from I-80 W, turn left onto S Alda Rd, Crane Trust Nature & Visitor Center will be on the left side of the road just across the overpass.

40 minutes from Kearney (Heading East): Take exit 305 toward Alda from I-80 E, turn right onto S Alda Rd, Crane Trust Nature & Visitor Center will be on the left side of the road on the corner.

Wild Rose Ranch

Crane Trust Directions WildRoseRanch
Address: 6611 W Whooping Crane Drive
Wood River, NE 68883

Phone: (308) 384-4633

Fax: (308) 384-7209

Reservations required to access land.