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Howling in the Moonlight

Event information

Date: Saturday, February 4, 2023

Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: All ages.

Contact: 815-722-9470

Location: Four Rivers Environmental Education Center

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Event details

Let’s put on our warm winter coats just like our canine friends. On this family-friendly night hike, learn about coyotes’ fierce characteristics and the adaptations that make them great hunters. We may even hear them howling in the moonlight!

Event requirements

Registration required by Friday, Feb. 3: 815-722-9470.


This is an inclusive program, welcoming individuals of all abilities. Dress for the weather and use caution while walking outdoors as snow and ice may be present on the paths and in parking lots.

This hike will take place in a low light setting and will be up to 1.5 miles on paved and natural terrain across uneven surfaces. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.