Spring Migration Bird Hike - NC Blue Ridge

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Spring Migration Bird Hike

April 7, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 12:15 pm

Warm southern winds are helping songbirds on their way to the nesting grounds and Lake James State Park is an important stopover for warblers, vireos, orioles, hummingbirds, swallows and a host of other birds. The Fox Den Loop Trail is an excellent place to look for these tiny travelers, as well as the many species that reside year-round along the lakeshore. Ranger Jamie Cameron will have his trusty binoculars and field guide for this enjoyable 2-1/4-mile hike featuring the oldest trail in the park. Plan to meet in the Catawba River Area breezeway for an 8 a.m. departure. Watch the weather forecast and dress appropriately.

Details

Date:
April 7, 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 12:15 pm
Website:
http://www.ncparks.gov/lake-james-state-park

Venue

Lake James State Park
6883 NC-126
Nebo, NC 28761 United States
Phone:
828-584-7728
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