Nebraska Outdoor Calendar

Dutch Oven Gathering at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park

Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 57426 710 St, Fairbury, NE

Dutch Oven Gathering - Come enjoy demonstrations on Dutch Oven cooking, as well as cleaning and seasoning of cast iron cookware. A valid park entry permit is required

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Ranch Life Saturdays at Rock Creek Stations SHP

Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 57426 710 St, Fairbury, NE

From May to October, each third Saturday of the month, Rock Creek Station SHP gives visitors a chance to travel back in time to the mid-1800s when road ranches provided services and respite for travelers heading west along the overland trails. Reenactors bring this fascinating history to life with period dress, interpretations, and demonstrations. A […]

Dutch Oven Gathering at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park

Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 57426 710 St, Fairbury, NE

Dutch Oven Gathering - Come enjoy demonstrations on Dutch Oven cooking, as well as cleaning and seasoning of cast iron cookware. A valid park entry permit is required

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Ranch Life Saturdays at Rock Creek Stations SHP

Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 57426 710 St, Fairbury, NE

From May to October, each third Saturday of the month, Rock Creek Station SHP gives visitors a chance to travel back in time to the mid-1800s when road ranches provided services and respite for travelers heading west along the overland trails. Reenactors bring this fascinating history to life with period dress, interpretations, and demonstrations. A […]

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Ranch Life Saturdays at Rock Creek Stations SHP

Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 57426 710 St, Fairbury, NE

From May to October, each third Saturday of the month, Rock Creek Station SHP gives visitors a chance to travel back in time to the mid-1800s when road ranches provided services and respite for travelers heading west along the overland trails. Reenactors bring this fascinating history to life with period dress, interpretations, and demonstrations. A […]

Legend and Murder at Rock Creek Station

Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 57426 710 St, Fairbury, NE

160 years ago, on the afternoon of July 12, 1861, young stock tender James Butler Hickok shot and killed station owner David McCanles. One man was buried. The other became a legend. Join us July 10-11 to commemorate the events of 1861 with living history reenactors from across the region. Demonstrations will include blacksmithing, cooking, […]

Legend and Murder at Rock Creek Station

Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 57426 710 St, Fairbury, NE

160 years ago, on the afternoon of July 12, 1861, young stock tender James Butler Hickok shot and killed station owner David McCanles. One man was buried. The other became a legend. Join us July 10-11 to commemorate the events of 1861 with living history reenactors from across the region. Demonstrations will include blacksmithing, cooking, […]

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Ranch Life Saturdays at Rock Creek Stations SHP

Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 57426 710 St, Fairbury, NE

From May to October, each third Saturday of the month, Rock Creek Station SHP gives visitors a chance to travel back in time to the mid-1800s when road ranches provided services and respite for travelers heading west along the overland trails. Reenactors bring this fascinating history to life with period dress, interpretations, and demonstrations. A […]

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Trail Days at Rock Creek Station SHP

Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 57426 710 St, Fairbury, NE

The first weekend in June (5th & 6th) gives visitors a chance to travel back in time to the mid-1800s when covered wagons were the principle means of transportation along the trails that cut through the Fairbury area in Southeast Nebraska. Trail Days feature a re-enactment of the Hickok-McCanles fracas, Pony Express mail demonstrations, mule-pulled […]

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Trail Days at Rock Creek Station SHP

Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 57426 710 St, Fairbury, NE

The first weekend in June (5th & 6th) gives visitors a chance to travel back in time to the mid-1800s when covered wagons were the principle means of transportation along the trails that cut through the Fairbury area in Southeast Nebraska. Trail Days feature a re-enactment of the Hickok-McCanles fracas, Pony Express mail demonstrations, mule-pulled […]

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Ranch Life Saturdays at Rock Creek Stations SHP

Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 57426 710 St, Fairbury, NE

From May to October, each third Saturday of the month, Rock Creek Station SHP gives visitors a chance to travel back in time to the mid-1800s when road ranches provided services and respite for travelers heading west along the overland trails. Reenactors bring this fascinating history to life with period dress, interpretations, and demonstrations. A […]

Natural History & Habitat Days at Rock Creek Station SHP

Rock Creek Station State Historical Park 57426 710 St, Fairbury, NE

At this event at Rock Creek Station State Historical Park, there will be numerous activities and speakers throughout the day. Talks and tours will include our Natural history, Geology, wildflowers, pollinators, and flora & fauna that makes each area unique. The event will feature eight sessions (hikes) on natural history, land and game species management, […]

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