Month: June 2017

Sandhill Crane Migration

Kearney Nebraska – Sandhill Crane Migration Nearly 80% of North America’s Sandhill Crane population stops over on the Platte River near Kearney Nebraska on their flyway north.  This region is rich in a food source (now spent corn) and relative protection from predators.  Although not a birder by trade, I am not one to miss out on an epic opportunity. Read more →

Squaw Mountain Fire Lookout

Squaw Mountain Fire Lookout We spent one night in the Squaw Mountain Fire Outlook in Evergreen.  This hut used to serve as the fire outlook for the region and has an amazing panoramic view of the Front Range Mountains. Read more →