Dancing Leaf Cultural Learning Center
Provides an experience in primitive Native American life covered in a ninety-minute daily tour.
The reconstructed earthen lodge is set in the spectacular scenery of the Medicine Creek Valley in the Loess Hills 25 miles south of North Platte. Your hosts are local experts in the Upper Republican Culture that dates from 800-1300 years ago, and in the important archeological finds in the area. Dancing Leaf is located on 115 acres of cedar covered canyons along Medicine Creek and includes a spring fed lake, many scenic trails and natural springs. A 90-minute daily tour covers the earth lodge, historical and archeological information and artifacts and the medicine wheel. Overnight lodging is available in the earth lodge or in several modern cabins. Other activities include canoeing, hiking and guided plant and nature hikes.
Open by reservation only. Available by reservation any time year round.
Location: 6100 E. Opal Springs Rd. – Wellfleet, NE 69170