Nature & Visitor Center


Ideal for business or personal events of up to 120 people, the Crane Trust Nature & Visitor Center features a catering kitchen, an executive boardroom and auditorium. Located conveniently just off I-80, it’s the perfect place to meet!
Crane Trust's private lands at Wild Rose Ranch also offer meeting spaces for small and large groups (up to 40) in a unique and beautiful natural setting.

Executive Boardroom / Nature & Visitor Center

The boardroom accommodates up to 17 people. The rectangular table comfortably seats 12. Wireless internet access is available. The room is quiet, comfortable, and secluded, with outside windows.





Auditorium / Nature & Visitor Center

The 50’ x 52’ auditorium space accommodates 100 people lecture style or 75 people banquet style at rectangular tables. Round banquet tables are available and can seat up to 48 comfortably. Room comes equipped with dim and full lighting, three smart TVs, DVD player and an amazing sound system. Wireless internet access is available. The room is lined with Nebraska themed art work filling it with warmth and character. The Executive Boardroom can be added to this rental, when available, for an additional cost.

Executive Boardroom / Wild Rose Ranch

With versatile indoor and outdoor gathering spaces set in the midst of historic prairies, the Crane Trust Wild Rose Ranch is a one-of-a-kind destination for your next meeting. This 18' x 29' boardroom comfortably seats 12, with outside windows facing the Crane Trust pond and vast open prairie. There is also plenty of space for breakout sessions.

Considering an overnight business retreat? The Crane Trust Wild Rose Ranch can offer flexible per-person packages for our partner organizations and companies. Packages may include educational programming, retreat planning, overnight lodging, meeting room rentals, audio-visual equipment, meals and a limited bar including beer and wine.

Classroom / Wild Rose Ranch

The private Crane Trust Wild Rose Ranch is a unique place to gather, situated on our private lands with beautiful vistas. The 30'x35' classroom/dining room seats 32 guests at round tables or 48 guests at rectangle tables. The space includes a small prep kitchen and a spacious deck with views of the pond and prairie. A large flat screen monitor and other audio/visual tools are provided.

Call 308.382.1820 for questions regarding rental, catering and other services!