International Crane Foundation


Member Appreciation Day

Our annual Crane City tours are always a popular activity at Member Appreciation Day!


You’re invited to Member Appreciation Day!

Saturday, September 21, 2019 | 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

International Crane Foundation Headquarters in Baraboo, Wisconsin

Mark your calendars for our annual Member Appreciation Day! Arrive early and sign up for behind-the-scenes tours of Crane City, our breeding facility, which are first-come, first-served the day of the event. Also available this year are behind-the-scenes tours of our site renovation – a must see! Other special activities include an early morning birding hike (please register below), a guided prairie walk on our restored prairie, radio tracking demonstrations, a photo opportunity with Hope, our Whooping Crane mascot, and special talks by our expert staff.

Not a member? Click here to join our flock today, call 608-356-9462 ext. 807, or email our staff.  Memberships may also be purchased or renewed at the Visitor Center the day of the event.

Be an Early Bird!  Sign-up now for a special early morning birding hike on our nature trails before the site opens for Member Appreciation Day. The guided tour will be led by a North America Program staff member from 8 to 9:00 a.m. Please bring your own binoculars.

The registration fee is $25 and is non-refundable. The hike will be held rain or shine, so please dress appropriately. Available to members only. To register by phone, call 608-356-9462 ext. 807. Space is limited!