07.31.19 A Striking View

by William Sedlacek (Papillion, Nebraska)

The highlight of our annual Passport excursion to the Nebraska Panhandle was this severe thunderstorm, viewed from the summit of Scotts Bluff National Monument on the evening of July 16th.

07.30.19 Western Nebraska

by Jill Domina (Columbus, Nebraska)

I have lived in Nebraska all my life and this is my first visit to Scotts Bluff and Carhenge! My son and I had a great time hiking up Scotts Bluff and driving through the Sandhills of Nebraska. Beautiful!

07.29.19 Newest Ranger

by Melissa Martin (Shelton, Nebraska)

My daughter was so excited that she got to become a junior park ranger on this passport adventure! We enjoyed exploring and she loved completing the tasks in her book. She felt so special during the “swearing in”.

07.29.19 On the Passport trail

by Larry and Betty Edzards (Bruning, Nebraska)

This is stop number 60, always something entertaining to see and do! Did all 70 last year trying for a repeat!

07.29.19 Hidden Treasure!!

by Nelle Richardson (Fremont, Nebraska)

We LOVED the Hot Shops. So many local craftsmanship and talent under one roof!! We’ve been down to that part of Omaha many times, but never knew this was there. We’re already planning on going back for the next “Open … READ MORE »

07.29.19 ICE CREAM!!!

by John Ayres (Omaha, Nebraska)

Driving on a hot day getting our passport stamps and was so happy to stop with my sweetie for delicious sundaes. This place was neat with old time drugstore/soda fountain feel, and very nice people. Loved it!

07.22.19 City Lights

by Jackie Lawrence (Omaha, Nebraska)

After we pigged out at The Brew House in Crete, we traveled a few miles east to treat ourselves at Capitol View Winery & Vineyards in Roca. This is a charming place with a large outdoor patio for those not-so-hot-days. … READ MORE »

07.22.19 Did someone say Mimosas?!

by Jackie Lawrence (Omaha, Nebraska)

Our second stop on Saturday’s Nebraska Passport road trip finds us at The Brew House in Crete, Nebraska. What a great place to eat and unwind! We walked in to find an acoustic guitarist entertaining the late breakfast/early lunch crowd. … READ MORE »

07.22.19 Cute Floral & Gift Shop

by Jackie Lawrence (Omaha, Nebraska)

Saturday’s Nebraska Passport adventures started in Friend, Nebraska, with a visit to Blue Blossom Floral & Gifts. We were greeted with friendly customer service. The shop was intimate, but held lots of fun and beautiful floral treasures and gifts. We … READ MORE »

07.22.19 Glimpse of Omaha’s Past!

by Crystal Orchard (Omaha, Nebraska)

A Tour of the General Crook House was a delightful experience. Learning how they restored the house to its original state was very cool. The house is filled with beautiful and ornate furnishings from the era. Our guide was very … READ MORE »