Nebraska's Junk Jaunt
They come pulling trailers to haul their troves home. They come ready to sift through three hundred miles of garage sales for treasures, antiques, memories. Some come looking for props or equipment of sorts as they set up a new business.
Treasure hunters come from all over the United States.
The drives are crowded but beautiful along the Loup Rivers Scenic Byway and the Sandhills Journey Scenic Byway. And there's more to see than garage sales along these byways. Wineries, breweries, reservoirs, and the ecological wonder of the Sandhills themselves add to the experience.