Spring Birds of the Cowpasture River Valley

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 7:00am - 12:00pm

Join us at the Fairview Community Center (US 39 & VA 625, West of Millboro Springs) to caravan to birding destinations up the Cowpasture River Valley in the Williamsville area. The first stop will be at the Wallace Tract on the national forest at approximately 7:40 am. Birding stops may include:  Wallace Tract (USFS) and the public access point to the Cowpasture River; Coursey Springs Hatchery (VDGIF); Bullpasture/Cowpasture confluence (swinging bridge); Bullpasture River Gorge (USFS; swinging bridge); and the Highland Wildlife Management Area (VDGIF). Rain date:  Monday, May 27th. Pack your lunch for an optional picnic together. We may tour the operations of the trout hatchery afterwards. Dress for the weather, especially with the appropriate footwear for walking outdoors on various terrains and ground conditions. ($10 per person; limit of 20 people)

RSVP is required. To RSVP, email directorcrpa@gmail.com or call 540-620-7795. Hope to see you there!