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Bike with a Biologist

August 8 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am EDT

Free

***Registration is required by at http://www.in.gov/activecalendar_dnr/EventList.aspx?view=EventDetails&eventidn=28181&information_id=67591

Grab your bike and head over to the Vandalia Trail at Amo to meet your DNR Division of Fish and Wildlife biologist, Erin Basiger. Participants will have an opportunity to learn about and identify invasive species during the bike ride. In addition, participants will view various wildlife habitats and their wildlife occupants while learning how to identify native plants.

The bike trip will consist of a 1.5-mile ride out from the start to a 1.5-mile return for a total of three miles. Participants may turn around at any point along the trail if they would like to return sooner. Modern restrooms and water fountains are available at the Amo trailhead but not at the turn-around point. Dress for the weather and bring a water bottle. Please call our Weather Hotline at 317-718-6111 for any weather-related concerns.

Trailhead address is 5042 South Street, Amo, IN 46103. Feel free to call the McCloud Nature Center for directions: 765-676-5437.

Biking difficulty info: easy level of difficulty, paved trail, up to 3 miles.

Participants must be at least 18 years of age or accompanied by a parent or guardian to attend.

FREE to attend, approximate program duration: 2 hours.

Registration is required by at http://www.in.gov/activecalendar_dnr/EventList.aspx?view=EventDetails&eventidn=28181&information_id=67591

Details

Date:
August 8
Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am EDT
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://www.in.gov/activecalendar_dnr/EventList.aspx?view=EventDetails&eventidn=28181&information_id=67591

Venue

Vandalia Trail – Amo Trailhead
5042 South Street
Amo, IN 46103 United States
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Phone:
317-718-6188
Website:
http://hendrickscountyparks.org/our-parks/vandalia-trail/