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Spring Migratory Bird Hike Meade County


General Information

Categories: Educational / Workshops / Seminars   
Other  
Dates: 05/19/2019  
Hours: 8:00-10:30
Location: Otter Creek Outdoor Recreation Area
Directions:

Elizabethtown, KY

Travel North on US 31W to the intersection of US-31W and HWY 1638. Turn left onto HWY 1638 and follow it approximately 4 miles to the entrance of the area on the right.

Lexington, KY

Take I-64W to Exit 19A, to KY 841 South, Gene Snyder Freeway. Take the US-31W/US-60 exit, EXIT 1, toward FORT KNOX/LOUISVILLE. Turn LEFT onto DIXIE HWY/US-31W S/US-60 W. Continue to follow US-31W S/US-60 W. Turn RIGHT onto KY-1638 and follow it approximately 4 miles to the entrance of the area on the right.

Louisville, KY

Follow DIXIE HWY/US-31W S/US-60 W to the intersection of US-31W S and KY-1638. Turn RIGHT onto KY-1638 and follow it approximately 4 miles to the entrance of the area on the right.

Registration Requried? Yes
Cost: $0.00
Web Address: http://app.fw.ky.gov/eventregistration/startpage.aspx?REGID=114

Contact Information

Name:
Rachel Young
Phone:
502-682-9504
Email:
rachel.young@ky.gov

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Description

Join our educator on a leisurely hike through the woods and by the water to learn about migratory birds! This hike is for beginning birders, we will go over the basics of using binoculars and field guides to correctly identify migratory birds in the area and then set out on a hike on the trails. We will meet in the Garnetsville parking lot at 8:00 and plan to be out of the woods by 10:00.

You must be 18 years or older to participate. Registration required but the event is free with admission into the area ($3.00).

Please wear appropriate clothing. Event is subject to cancellation due to weather.

If you are interested and have questions about the hike, please email rachel.young@ky.gov.