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Event Calendar

Migratory Bird Hike

Event Information

Date: Saturday, 10/05/2019

Time: 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Fee: Free!

Age: Ages 7 or older

Contact Phone: 815.886.1467

Location: Lake Renwick Preserve - Turtle Lake Access

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Photo courtesy of Paul Dacko

Event Details

Many birds use Lake Renwick to rest and refuel during migration. Join us for a guided hike in search of amazing waterfowl, soaring eagles and beautiful songbirds.

Please bring binoculars and dress for the weather. A limited supply of binoculars will be available for loan. The group will meet in the parking lot at the Plainfield Township Offices using the Lockport Street entrance.  

Event Requirements

Registration required by Thursday, October 3: 815.886.1467.


Participants will hike up to 2 miles on natural surfaces across uneven terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should mention their request when registering, or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.

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