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Animal Walk - Butterfly Beauties
Saturday, July 4, 2015 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3600

Become more familiar with the thousands of local animals that include spiders, insects (bugs, butterflies, moths, and dragonflies), fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals.

Meet at Lower Falls Restaurant.

2 hours | 1 mile

*Note: Today is the North American Butterfly Association's Count Day. Experienced butterfly watchers wishing to participate on an informal count at Letchworth State Park may contact Douglas Bassett at 585-493-3625.

Indoor Ed-venture: Dragonflies
Sunday, July 5, 2015 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3600

Study the types and lifestyles of the Park's many species of dragonflies and damselflies. Images and a video of many of the common species will be viewed.

Indoor Ed-ventures allow participants a more detailed study of a topic with comparisons of hands-on specimens and/or various audio-visual aides and handouts. This workshop will meet in the Conference Room at the Visitor Center and Regional Administration Building located in Letchworth State Park.

Learn about Letchworth Series - Douglas Bassett presents "Wildlife of Letchworth State Park"
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3600

This year's theme for the popular Learn About Letchworth Series is "Letchworth Friends & Neighbors." The presentations will feature experts in diverse fields sharing their connections to the neighborhood of Letchworth State Park. Programs are held in the Lower Falls Restaurant.

 

Tibutary Trek - Upper Wolf Creek
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3600

Explore the three largest tributaries that join the Genesee River within the park. Stream shorelines are often jammed with logs and slippery rocks.

Meet at Wolf Creek Cascades parking lot. Wear clothing and footwear you do not mind getting dirty and wet. Bring a lunch.

3 hours | 1 mile | Intermediate level of difficulty

Animal Walk - Dance of the Dragonfly
Thursday, July 9, 2015 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3600

Become more familiar with the thousands of local animals that include spiders, insects (bugs, butterflies, moths, and dragonflies), fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals. This particular program will focus on dragonflies and damselflies.

Meet at Trout Pond.

Nature Walk - Highbanks Trail
Sunday, July 12, 2015 01:00 PM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3600

A general nature walk highlighted by what is met along the way. Meet at the North Shelter in the Highbanks Recreational Area.

2 hours | 1 mile

Learn About Letchworth Series
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3600

Linda Franke presents "Fibert Arts in the Time of William Pryor Letchworth"

This year's theme for the popular Learn About Letchworth Series is "Letchworth Friends & Neighbors." The presentations will feature experts in diverse fields sharing their connections to the neighborhood of Letchworth State Park. Programs are held in the Lower Falls Restaurant.

Nature Walk - Kisil Point Trail
Thursday, July 16, 2015 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3600

A general nature walk highlighted by what is met along the way.

Meet at Highbanks Camper Recreation Building. Bring a lunch.

3 1/2 hours | 2 miles

Wildflower Walk
Saturday, July 18, 2015 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3600

Become more familiar with the hundreds of local plants that include lichens, fungi, liverworts, mosses, ferns, shrubs, trees and wildflowers. This particular program will focus on wildflowers, and will also discuss lichens, mosses, grasses, vines, shrubs and trees.

Meet at Great Bend Overlook | 2 hours | 1 mile

Blues & Barbeque
Saturday, July 18, 2015 03:00 PM - 09:30 PM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3600
A family style event featuring bands, barbeque and ending the day with a fabulous fireworks display.
Animal Walk - Creek Critters
Sunday, July 19, 2015 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3600

Become more familiar with the thousands of local animals that include spiders, insects (bugs, butterflies, moths, and dragonflies), fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals. This particular program will focus on the myriad of animals that use fresh water streams.

Meet at Parade Grounds parking lot. Wear clothing you do not mind getting dirty/wet. Bring a lunch.

3 hours | 1 mile

Learn About Letchworth Series
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3600

Tom Breslin & Tom Cook Present "Mr. Letchworth's Lands - How the Glen Iris Estate Came to Be

This year's theme for the popular Learn About Letchworth Series is "Letchworth Friends & Neighbors." The presentations will feature experts in diverse fields sharing their connections to the neighborhood of Letchworth State Park. Programs are held in the Lower Falls Restaurant.

Mushroom Foray
Saturday, July 25, 2015 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3600

Annual Bolete gathering of the Rochester Area Mycological Society - open to the public. Meet at Upper St. Helena Shelter.

Nature Walk - Birch Trail
Saturday, July 25, 2015 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3600

A general nature walk highlighted by what is met along the way. Meet at first overlook on Lower Falls Road, just east of Group Camping area entrance.

2 hours | 1 mile

Nature Walk: Gorge Trail
Sunday, July 26, 2015 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3600

A general nature walk highlighted by what is met along the way. Meet at Great Bend Overlook.

2 hours | 1 mile

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