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Old Growth Forest Visit - Bishop Woods & Dark Woods
Sunday, November 30, 2014 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3625

Several areas on the original thousand-acre estate of William Pryor Letchworth support forest trees more than 100 feet in height and 150 years in age. Without their cloak of leaves we will be able to better appreciate the forms of these older trees.  

3 hours / 1-2 miles / Brush and steep terrain

Meet at Visitor Center. Bring a lunch. Will car pool.

Crepuscular Walk - Full Moon Over the Pond
Saturday, December 6, 2014 04:00 PM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3625

In a less familiar realm of sights and sounds, experience the changing colors and moods in the blending zone of daylight and "night-light." View the moonrise over Pine Pond. Skygazing will follow if weather permits.

2 hours / 1 mile

Meet at Trailside Lodge. Bring a flashlight and picnic supper.

Indoor Ed-venture - Evergreens
Sunday, December 7, 2014 02:00 PM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3625

Dozens of evergreen trees and shrubs inhabit the park. Study their boughs and cones by comparison of samples.

Meet in the Conference Room of the Visitor Center.

Old Growth Forest Visit - Cabin Bank Woods (Cabin A & B areas)
Saturday, December 13, 2014 10:00 AM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3625

Several areas on the original thousand-acre estate of William Pryor Letchworth support forest trees more than 100 feet in height and 150 years in age. Without their cloak of leaves we will be able to better appreciate the forms of these older trees.

3 hours / 1-2 miles / Brush and steep terrain

Meet a Visitor Center. Bring a lunch. Will car pool.

40th Annual Letchworth Silver Lake Christmas Bird Count
Sunday, December 14, 2014
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3625

Interested persons will be searching a fifteen-mile diameter circle centered on Perry Center, NY. The purpose is to locate the birds using this area which includes all of Silver Lake and the northern half of Letchworth State Park. Runs all day. 

Interested persons should please contact Douglas Bassett at 585-493-3625 prior to December 14 for territory assignment.

Crepuscular Series - Equinox Sunset
Sunday, December 21, 2014 03:30 PM
Letchworth State Park
Phone: (585) 493-3625

In a less familiar realm of sights and sounds, experience the changing colors and moods in the blending zone of daylight and "night light." See the sunset over the Mt. Morris Canyon and welcome the beginning of longer days.

3 hours / 2 miles

Meet at River Road junction on Route 408 out of Mt. Morris toward Nunda. Bring a flashlight and a picnic supper.

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