Welcome to Calamus Outfitters
Calamus Outfitters is a provider of great outdoor recreational activities including bird watching, Safari Jeep tours, and Calamus River adventures. Our ranch is known as the Switzer Ranch, and is located in the beautiful Calamus River basin of north central Nebraska.
We have two beautiful lodges and rustic cabins for your lodging needs, along with many other modern amenities to make your stay on our Nebraska ranch comfortable. Whether you are here to go enjoy bird watching, Safari Jeep tours or river adventures, you will leave with lasting memories!
We are proud to offer to you:
Nebraska River Adventures
Because the Calamus River runs through the Switzer ranch, we have access to provide for your total family enjoyment great river canoeing adventures, along with river tanking and river tubing.
Nebraska Bird Watching
Calamus Outfitters also offers sharp-tailed grouse and prairie chicken booming tours during the prairie chicken courting season. We will transport you to the prairie chicken leks and set you up for optimum viewing opportunities. If you have never seen this spectacular bird watching event, make an effort to do so. The dance of the prairie chicken is truly a one of a kind experience!
Sandhill Safari Jeep Tours
Calamus Outfitters now offers guided Sandhill Safari Jeep Tours for a truly unique way to view the natural and ruggedly beautiful Nebraska landscape, with many different species of native Nebraska wildlife and wildflowers to see.
If you have the opportunity, do not pass up on a Jeep tour at Calamus Outfitters.
You will remember this Sandhills experience your entire life!