Crane Meadows NWR

Contact Information


  • Refuge access is free to the public


More Information


  • From Little Falls, follow state Hwy 10 S approximately 2 mi and prepare for a left lane exit to Co hwy 35 East. Travel approximately 4.5 mi to the Platte R Bridge, after crossing the bridge, take the first left to the Platte R Trailhead and Refuge

Other Date Information

  • Refuge Headquarters - Open 7:00 am to 3:30 pm, Monday - Friday. (Please note: staff are often out of the office, working on the refuge.) Outdoor Facilities - The Platte River Trail is open year round during daylight hours for hiking, bird watching and als

Green Practices

  • Desc of Green Practices in Place: The Platte River Trail has been lined with crushed granite and is handicap accessible

Attraction Attributes

  • Accessible to Disabled

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