Friday, Dec 6, 2013
Old Growth Forest Hike
Date(s) & Time(s)::
December 15, 2012 at 11:00 AM
Location: Giant City State Park, Makanda, IL
Matt Therrell, one of the nation's leading experts on old growth forests in the central U.S., will lead a "forest history hike" in Giant City State Park . We will learn about the natural and human impacts on the forest and visit a relic old growth stand with 400-year old White Oaks.Return to event list.
The hike is off the trail and uphill, so degree of difficulty is moderate. Dress for the weather! Participants should meet at the Boardwalk in Makanda at 11 AM on Saturday, December 15.
Wind: 7 MPH
Humidity: 86 %