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posted Oct 12, 2009, 5:35 PM by Co-Editor RY   [ updated Jan 31, 2018, 7:01 AM ]

2018 HNPS OUTINGS

Sunday, March 11             Beaverdam Creek Swamp (Wheeler Wildlife Refuge)          

   Hike leader - Daniel Little  256-468-2798 

   Easy       1 mile, 2 hours   Trillium pusillum

 

Saturday March 17           Goldsmith Schiffman Wildlife Sanctuary w/ Straight-to-Ale social afterwards                                                    Hike Leader - Rachel Young  256-503-8938            

   Easy       1 mile, 2 hours plus social              New for HNPS

   *NOTE: HIKE STARTS AT 1PM

 April 7-8                           AWS Spring Meeting in Huntsville  See AWS Website for details

Saturday April 21             Short Springs (near Tullahoma, TN)           

  Hike Leader - Brian Finzel   256-508-8848

  Mod.     2 miles, ½ day plus travel              

 Trillium sulcatum, Trillium grandiflorum, and many other

 

Saturday May 19             Hays Nature Preserve     

 Hike Leader - Kenneth Ward   256-679-8332          

 Easy       1 mile, 2 hours  

 Tree identification

 

Saturday June 9             Joint Hike with Fern Society         

Hike Leader - Jack Hagopian   704-907-1411         

Easy       1-2 miles, 3 hours            

TBA


ALL HIKES:

All outings originate at 2006 Franklin St. in the parking lot of the Franklin Professional Bldg. (just south of Huntsville Hospital for Women and Children) at 9:00 a.m. on Saturdays & 1:00 p.m. on Sundays unless otherwise specified(see *).
Contact the guide about meeting anywhere else along the way or at the destination.

Bring water, snacks, a picnic lunch, and other necessities for all day hikes.

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Co-Editor RY,
Jan 31, 2018, 7:02 AM