Monroe County Conservation District’s Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center Offers Guided Weekly Tannersville Bog Walks

Wednesdays through September 13, the EE Center will be offering weekly walks through the Tannersville Bog at 10am.

These 2 ½ hour walks will be guided by an Environmental Educator from the Center who will teach you about the Bog, a very unique boreal bog for this area, owned by the Nature Conservancy.

The Bog is filled with bird songs and interesting insect eating plants.

Participants will meet at the Bog parking lot by 10am. Directions: Route 611, at the light at the Tannersville Inn turn onto Cherry Lane Road.

The parking lot is 1.9 miles on your right from Route 611.

Cost: $6/non-member, $4/EE and Nature Conservancy members and children under 12. Please wear appropriate footwear for walking in the woods and through fields. Pre-registration is required.

To pre-register, please call the E. E. Center at (570) 629-3061, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and some Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

For more information on other programs we offer visit our website at www.mcconservation.org.