Register online at www.lakemetroparks.com with VISA, MasterCard or Discover.
Call 440 358-7275 or 800 669-9226 from 8 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday-Friday for registration and directions.
Tuesday Sept 6 7-9 PM Birdies on the Greens Ages 18 and older $5 Erie Shores Golf Course, Madison Golf courses provide green space, ponds and gardens that are readily used by some birds. We will go by golf cart to see what birds make their living on the links.
Saturdays 8-10 AM Fall Bird Walks Ages 12 and older FREE Lake Metroparks has a variety of habitats that offer the chance to see many species of birds, especially during fall migration. Bring binoculars and field guide if you have them. Beginners welcome.
Sept 10 Lakeshore Reservation, Perry Sept 24 Penitentiary Glen, Kirtland
Oct 15 Girdled Road South, Concord Oct 29 Penitentiary Glen, Kirtland
Nov 12 Penitentiary Glen, Kirtland Nov 19 Veterans Park, Mentor
Birding Beyond the Basics Ages 18 and older $5 Penitentiary Glen, Kirtland Autumn is in full swing, and birds are preparing for the coming snows of winter. But that doesn’t mean birding has come to a halt. These classes will prepare you for birding opportunities in the winter.
Waterfowl Wednesday Sept 14 7-9 PM
Winter Birding Saturday Nov 5 1-3PM
Saturday Sept 24 7 AM to 5 PM Birders Easy Chase Day Ages 21 and older $40 includes transportation Meet at Penitentiary Glen, Kirtland East, west, north or south? Our quests will include hawks, songbirds and butterflies. Our destination will be “naturalists’ choice” based on winds, weather patterns and reports of local hot spots.
Sunday Oct 16 7 AM to 5 PM Dozens of Ducks at Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge Ages 21 and older $40 includes transportation Penitentiary Glen, Kirtland Migrating ducks, eagles, shorebirds and other beauties of the fall season will be ours along the backways of the refuge on today’s auto tour
Friday Nov 11, 8 AM to Sunday Nov 13, 6 PM The Sandhill Cranes Spectacle Ages 21 and older $265/person double occupancy $325/person single occupancy The great wildlife spectacle of thousands of Sandhill Cranes in the marshes of Indiana is unforgettable! We’ll also explore Indiana Dunes and local places of interest.