Spring Ephemerals Hike
April 13 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 amFree
Stroll through wooded bluffs on a ridge above the St. Croix River while we look for spring wildflowers and ephemerals in bloom! Join plant expert Alex Bouthilet, Seed Farm Manager with USFWS for a guided, interpretive walk taking in the natural beauty of the river valley. Trout lily, dutchman’s breeches, spring beauties, and hepatica are just a few of the flowers we will find. Bring a friend and join us on the trail!
Cost: Suggested $10 donation
Vehicle Admission: Free
Hike Length: 2.2 miles
Hike Difficulty: Good for beginners, with some uneven terrain
Meeting location: Parking Lot off of County Rd. S
Recommended items to bring/wear:
- Comfortable, closed toe shoes for hiking
- Comfortable clothing and layers (appropriate for the weather)
- Sun Protection: hat, sunglasses, sunscreen
- Water bottle
For the safety of participants and staff, this program may be canceled due to inclement weather. Registered participants will be notified via email and event pages will be updated if the program is canceled.