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Central Stretch

850 miles

Reach Across the State!

Stretch your goals by journeying across the middle of our great state and engage in STEM, arts, nature, agriculture and history along the way. On this virtual route you will explore 34 checkpoints across the state and stop in communities of all sizes.

4 miles
Fontenelle Forest View
8 miles
Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium View
1 miles
Gifford Farm View
12 miles
Great Plains Black History Museum View
91 miles
Schramm Park View
850 miles
Greener Gardens Greenhouse View
104 miles
Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum View
131 miles
Morrill Hall-University of Nebraska State Museum View
158 miles
Beauty View Farm View
196 miles
DNA Genetics: Pig Farm View
209 miles
The Villasur Expedition View
232 miles
Larson Farms Inc. View
29 miles
Fort Atkinson View
270 miles
Genoa View
282 miles
Platte River Basin View
333 miles
Stuhr Museum View
369 miles
Rowe Sanctuary View
386 miles
Museum of Nebraska Art View
416 miles
Civilian Conservation Corps View
438 miles
The Loup City Riot View
465 miles
Lower Loup NRD Arboretum View
496 miles
Switzer Ranch View
51 miles
Nelson Produce Farm View
540 miles
Pacific Dairy View
605 miles
Diamond Bar Ranch View
608 miles
Sandhills Open Road Challenge View
641 miles
North Platte Fish Hatchery View
678 miles
Ole’s Big Game Steakhouse View
73 miles
The Great Platte Valley View
698 miles
Nebraska’s Cowboy Capital View
719 miles
Around the World on Wheels View
770 miles
Visit a Wheat Farm View
810 miles
Courthouse & Jail Rocks View
830 miles
Chimney Rock View

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Share Your pRogress!

Don’t let your hard work go unnoticed! Let others come along on your journey to cheer you on, show how amazing our state is and celebrate when you complete your route. And, invite others to start a Walk to Unlock team or journey themselves. Anyone can participate!

Make the post your own.

• Add your own message
• Add photos of your team
• Add hashtags for your group
• If using a different social platform, please include #walk2unlock

Now that’s teamwork Nebraska!


miles have been logged in total for the

Central Stretch

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Set a physical activity goal

What type of activity best fits into your schedule? You can choose one or many and your team leader will help you convert them to miles later.

Keep track of activity

Record the activity type and minutes spent exercising. Or wear a pedometer to record your daily steps.

Report your achievements

Teachers and team leaders will collect activity and convert your activity to miles. They may even ask you to do the math using our steps to miles ratio: 2400 to 1.

Work as a team

Your miles will be combined with your entire team, this way you can log more miles and travel faster together along the route.

Explore on your own

Bookmark and return to this page as unlocked locations are revealed. Feel free to visit unlocked marker pages with your parents and teammates.

Learn more with your team

Your teachers or team leader will have more lessons and interesting information about each marker to share with you on your learning journey. Lesson plans, activities and videos are available to all team leaders.