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Bird & Nature Outing – Owen Conservation Park

December 14, 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Who Was Buck Owen? with Beth Whittaker ~ Take a fun and educational family-friendly hike with Friends of Owen representative Beth Whittaker and co-leader Bethnee Pickart in this historic Ice Age kettle and moraine landscape.  Along the way, Beth will share fun facts about Buck Owen after whom the park is named and his family that helped preserve it.  Winter outings may include a campfire and hot chocolate.

Explore Owen Conservation Park on gentle trails through historic oak openings on a hillside with an Ice Age kettle and along restored prairies with beautiful vistas on this high point overlooking the west side of Madison. Co-sponsored by Madison Parks, Madison Audubon Society  and Owen Conservation Park supporters. Free, family-friendly guided nature walks at Owen Conservation Park are held on the 2nd Saturday of each month, year-round 2:30-4pm. No registration required. No pets are allowed.


December 14, 2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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City of Madison Parks
(608) 266-4711