The Nebraska Sandhills deservedly earns its reputation as the #4 location in the United States to experience the 2017 total solar eclipse. In addition to all of the great cultural enrichment activities, fun adventures and comfortable lodging options, several formal festival viewing sites are being prepared.

Stapleton

Take in a rodeo performance, float down a scenic river in a tank, kick up your heels on the pavement at a small town street dance or tour a working ranch. These are just a few of the activities available during your visit here. Check out our website to find out more!

http://www.stapletonnebraskaeclipse2017.com/¬†will contain all of the information you need to make Stapleton your home base for your 2017 total solar eclipse experience – activities, lodging, eclipse information – it’s all there! Click here for a list of all of the Stapleton Eclipse activities.
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tryonAnother small Nebraska Sandhills community, located directly on the centerline of totality is Tryon. Organizers there are busy planning the ultimate western adventure for you to enjoy during your eclipse experience. Be sure to follow their Facebook page for more information on the preparations.

Click on this link for a list of activities in Tryon during Eclipse Weekend: www.eclipse-events-in-tryon/
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Tryon, Nebraska Festival Viewing Site: 41.553279, -100.957420
Augusta Winds Golf Course: 41.465711, -100.502022
Logan County Fairgrounds: 41.481520, -100.501731
Morgan-Birdwood Ranch: 41.386053, -101.241487
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Tryon, Nebraska Festival Viewing Site

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Tryon, Nebraska will be celebrating big skies and wide open prairie during its festival viewing experience. Located right in the town of Tryon, there will be two days of cultural experiences, entertainment, great Nebraska beef and other food vendors, commercial vendors, outdoor worship service, ranch tours, historical and educational happenings, ranch tours and a craft show. Watch for more information on their Facebook page.


Tryon, NE, United States
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Augusta Winds Golf Course

Stapleton Logo 1Augusta Winds Golf Course in Stapleton, Nebraska will be the site of an epic solar eclipse viewing experience. This wonderful setting in the Nebraska Sandhills boasts easy access to Highway 83 and great viewing vistas.

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Logan County Fairgrounds

Stapleton Logo 2The festival viewing site at Stapleton's Logan County Fairgrounds offers the convenience of the fairground complex. Other activities include a flea/craft/farmer's market and a working ranch rodeo.

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Morgan-Birdwood Ranch

For a truly unique experience, plan your 2017 total solar eclipse fun at the Morgan-Birdwood Ranch.

http://www.2017rancheclipse.com/