From LAX, Frontier, United and American offer connecting service (change of planes) to Grand Island, Neb., which is about 65 miles north of Red Cloud. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $401.
The Willa Cather Foundation, 413 N. Webster, Red Cloud; (866) 731-7304, http://www.willacather.org. Town Tours are offered daily (except Sundays in winter) on a walk-in basis; seven buildings, $15; three buildings, $10; one building, $5. Country tours are $30 and must be reserved in advance.
WHERE TO STAY
Green Acres Motel, 791 N. Highway 281, Red Cloud; (402) 746-2201. Doubles from $45.
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