Wildlife Refuge

This weekend we went to the Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge. It is the wintering and breeding ground for more than 20,000 Sand Hill Cranes. One might even be lucky enough to see a Whooping Crane, but there are only less than five hundred in North America.

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Sand Hill Cranes in flight
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Cate trying to look for a Whooping Crane!!!
Something is a tad wrong.
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Sisters enjoying time together
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Uncle Kevy helping Abby with searching for a Whooping Crane.
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Monte Vista National Wildlife Refuge