The Connecticut Audubon at Fairfield, located on 2325 Burr Street in Fairfield is offering an evening hike on Feb. 7 from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. The Audubon asks participants to arrive 15 minutes prior to check-in. Wear layers and appropriate footwear. A small light and water are recommended.
This very special evening hike will take you on an adventure in the brisk winter night air so remember to bundle up! This program offers a rare opportunity to experience the Larsen Sanctuary during a winter night of beauty. As you walk through the woods by moonlight, your knowledgeable guide will discuss how migrating birds navigate in the night sky. You will also study the constellations and learn fascinating facts about star related topics. This winter hike includes a stop along the way to take in the beautiful views and enjoy hot cocoa under the stars.
In the event that there is snow, snowshoeing is a welcome mode of transportation! Bring your own pair or rent a pair from EMS in Fairfield at a discounted rate for this program. Be sure to mention this program to obtain your rental discount.
Pre-registration is required for adults and children ages 13 and up. The fee is $10.00 per person. For more information or to register, call 203-259-6305 ext. 109. Visit Connecticut Audubon Society’s website at www.ctaudubon.org for a complete listing of programs and special events.
For information on Fairfield County, www.visitfairfieldcountyct.com