Sandhills Scenic Drive

This drive will take you through the scenic Sandhills north of North Platte on all paved roads.  Go north out of North Platte on Highway 83.  When you get to Stapleton, turn west on Highway 92.  You will go through the rural community of Ringgold on your way to Tryon.  From Tryon, you will need to back track, then return to North Platte by driving south on Highway 97.

Click here for the Sandhills Scenic Drive Bird Checklist. This list includes 162 species likely to be seen along this route. Note that seasons and weather may impact what you see and hear. Sandhills Scenic Drive Birds