Becket, MA--Canoeing October Mountain State Forest with Pleasant Valley Audubon staff

Jun 09 2021

Becket, MA–Canoeing October Mountain State Forest with Pleasant Valley Audubon staff

July 7, 2021 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

Location: Buckley Dunton Lake, Becket
Instructors: Zach Adams – Teacher Naturalist, Berkshires; Dale Abrams – Education Manager and Teacher Naturalist, Berkshires
Audience: All(suitable for children 10 & up)
Members: Adult $30.00, Child $30.00
Nonmembers: Adult $40.00, Child $40.00

Herons, loons, beavers, and other wildlife are all possible sightings on this large, secluded lake in October Mountain State Forest. Explore the coves and inlets before paddling ashore to enjoy a snack, visit forest plant communities, and search for signs of animals such as porcupines and moose.

Instructions and Directions: Children must be at least 10 years of age and accompanied by an adult. All participants must know how to swim. Bring food, water, insect repellent, and sunscreen.

PLEASE NOTE: This program will be conducted in accordance with current Municipal, State, and Mass Audubon Covid-19 protocols. Groups are limited to 11 preregistered participants, we cannot accommodate walk-ins. Participants are required to wear a face covering and follow social distancing guidelines. A detailed confirmation letter will be emailed 24 hours before the program.

Registration is required.

For more information, contact:
Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary