Date(s) - 08/29/2019 - 09/01/2019
The 2019 Yampa Valley Crane Festival focuses not only on the Rocky Mountain Greater Sandhill Cranes, but also on the cranes of Africa. Kerryn Morrison, manager of the African Crane Conservation Program for the International Crane Foundation/Endangered Wildlife Trust Partnership will be the keynote speaker. Julie Zickefoose, naturalist, artist and author will be a featured speaker. Other festival activities include guided crane viewing sessions, nature and bird walks, a community picnic and presentation by Birding magazine editor Ted Floyd, live raptors presented by HawkQuest, documentary films, bird art, family activities, additional expert speakers and more.
August 29-September 1 at various places in Steamboat Springs and Hayden.
For more information, visit coloradocranes.org.