Friday, February 21, 2020 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Search the darkened landscape for owls with special guest guide, Nate Fuller, (Owl Caller Extraordinaire and Executive Director of Sarett Nature Center), then warm up with cocoa and friends around a cozy bonfire.
The Owl Prowl part is pretty self-explanatory but what’s a hygge? According to Wikipedia, “In both Danish and Norwegian, hygge refers to ‘a form of everyday togetherness’, ‘a pleasant and highly valued everyday experience of safety, equality, personal wholeness and a spontaneous social flow’.” We think that nature is the perfect place to practice hygge and hope that you can join us!
• The hike will begin in the SWMLC staff parking lot (not the Chipman Preserve parking lot).
• Dress warmly in layers and wear comfortable, warm hiking shoes or boots.
• Please remember that there are no restrooms at Chipman Preserve.
• Although we will try to use artificial light as little as possible, we’re only human and it’s hard to see in the dark – so bring a pocket flashlight if you have one to help you navigate safely back to your car.
• Kids are welcome (let’s get those young folk into birding!) but must be able to remain quiet while looking for shy, easily disturbed birds.
• Please leave your four-legged friends at home for this event.
Location:Chipman Preserve in Comstock Township
East Main Street between 30th and 33rd (3 miles east of Sprinkle Rd.)
Comstock Township, Kalamazoo County
Event Website: Click to Visit
Organizer: Southwest Michigan Land Conservancy
Organization: Southwest Michigan Land Conservancy
Organizer Phone: 269-324-1600
Organizer Email: Not Provided
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