Find us! ENREEC Map and Directions University of Nebraska Eastern Nebraska Research, Extension and Education Center 1071 County Road G * Ithaca, NE
Please note that effective October 24, 2005 - Highway 63 has officially changed to Highway 66. This is the highway that takes you to the August N. Christenson Research and Education Building. For more information, contact the Nebraska Department of Roads.
Headquartered at the August N. Christenson Building are:
- Eastern Nebraska Research, Extension and Education Center
- Greater Nebraska Business Center
- Husker Genetics
- Nebraska Extension in Saunders County
The following provides travel directions from Omaha and Lincoln.
FROM OMAHA -
From the west side of Omaha, take Dodge Street (Hwy. 6 west). (If you are leaving Center Street or L Street, they both become Hwy 92.) Travel west past Elkhorn and Waterloo exits until you approach a sign noting the Wahoo exit. Take the Wahoo exit and turn left onto Hwy. 275. Hwy. 275 turns into Hwy. 92 when it curves west. Take Hwy. 92 west for 14 miles until you reach the town of Mead. (A green Univ. of Nebraska Agricultural R & D Center sign is located just east of the main turn into Mead.) Turn south (left) onto Road 10 and travel 6 miles to the stop sign. You will approach a stop sign and a directory sign. Turn west (right) on Hwy. 66 and travel ¾ mile to the August N. Christenson Research and Education Building. The building is located on the south side of Hwy. 66 between County Roads 10 and 11. Please park in the west parking lot. Time considerations: approximately 40 minutes from west Omaha.
FROM LINCOLN -
Take Hwy. 77 north out of Lincoln towards Wahoo. The turnoff is located 20 miles north on Hwy. 77. (You will approach a green Univ. of Nebraska Agricultural R & D Center sign, a Hwy. 66/77 sign, and a Wahoo/Ashland/Ithaca sign right before the turn.) Turn east (right) onto Hwy. 66 and travel 6 ¾ miles east. The August N. Christenson Research and Education Building is located on Hwy. 66 on the south (right) side of the road. The building is situated behind a hill and is difficult to see from the highway. Please park in the west parking lot. Time considerations: approximately 40 minutes from Cornhusker Hwy. and 56th Street.
Address & A Note About Google Maps
The physical mailing address of the Eastern Nebraska Research, Extension and Education Center headquarters is:
1071 County Road G, Ithaca, NE 68033
Click here for the direct Google Map link. Please note - we are still working with Google on on the correct address listing - as you need to enter Mead instead of Ithaca on Google Maps in order to get the correct location.