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Sandhills Journey Scenic Byway Membership Flyer

All memberships – individual and/or business – are welcome and appreciated!!  These memberships help promote the byway and provide funds for grant matches.  Please complete and return the attached membership form  membership-application-march-2016 with your $25 membership payment to the SJSB Treasurer:  Helen White, P.O. Box 224, Thedford, NE  69166!

Follow the Rails Art Tour Completes Sixth Year

The late Charles Kuralt called Nebraska’s Highway 2 “one of America’s 10 most beautiful highways” exclaiming, “This road will take you to one of the last unexplored frontiers where vast treasures can be discovered.” For the last six years, volunteers along 272 miles of Nebraska Highway 2, what is known as the Sandhills Journey Scenic […]

Spring Crane Migration

Each spring something magical happens in the Platte River Valley: More than 80% (500,000+) of the world’s population of Sandhill Cranes converge on this critical sliver of threatened habitat. Millions of migrating ducks and geese arrive with them. National Geographic named this annual migration event as one of North America’s two greatest natural wildlife phenomena, […]