Tanana Valley Sandhill Crane Festival

Celebrate the fall migration as thousands of Sandhill Cranes begin their journey south for the winter. The Tanana Valley Sandhill Crane Festival is held the 3rd weekend of August, and features internationally renowned speakers, artists, and guides. Activities and workshops are offered for all ages, which include guided walks, birdwatching, photography, falconry, crane calling, and many other related activities with ample opportunities for observing cranes and other fall migrants.

Save the dates for the 2023 Tanana Valley Sandhill Crane Festival, happening August 18-20!

Have any questions about sandhill cranes and why they come to Creamer's Field? Get all your questions answered in this video Q&A with Mark Ross, an ADF&G Wildlife Biologist here at the refuge!