Noisy Neighbors - and elusive...

Last night they showed up! D. came home at 6:15 and brought us all outside to listen to the distant calls. Can you name that tune? Sandhill cranes in the third pasture! They show up every spring and come and go throughout the summer. I am always hopeful that they will stay and nest. Maybe this year? Montana is one of the few places in the lower US where sandhill cranes breed. They mostly head north to Canada or Alaska. Anyway, I headed out to see if I could find them this morning but only found their tracks. Check out how big they are. That’s my lens cap: