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OPEN DISCOVERY AT BURROUGHS SANCTUARY
July 8, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
The fourth in a series of outings co-sponsored with the John Burroughs Association at the wonderful Burroughs Sanctuary. After time spent on the improved trail system (rated as easy to moderate) searching for life forms of various form and shape be it plant or animal, participants can explore Slabsides and learn more about the interesting and influential life of our famous namesake. Slabsides cabin is open 12:00am – 4:00pm. Contact trip leader Joe Bridges ( firstname.lastname@example.org )with questions. Meet Joe on Burroughs Drive. Follow the “Path through History” signs at the intersection of Floyd Ackert Road and Rt. 9W in West Park and turn west onto Floyd Ackert Road (at Global Palate restaurant) and continue for .8 mile, then left on Burroughs Drive for .3 miles. Latitude, Longitude: 41°47’50″N, 73°58’18″W
The field trips of JBNHS are oriented to nature study. They are free and open to the public. We do, however, sometimes visit sites that charge admission fees, which are the responsibility of the participants. Children are very welcome on field trips, but pets are not. Although there is a brief courtesy waiting period for latecomers, the meeting times are important: please arrive in time to sign up with the leader.