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Firefly Hike for Adults

27064 S. Dutton Rd. Beecher, IL

Dates: Now
Times: 8:00PM-10:00Pm
Location: Goodenow Grove Nature Preserve, 27064 S. Dutton Rd., Beecher, IL

Please note: Wearing a mask is recommended for those who are not fully vaccinated. Walk through the woodlands at night and be greeted by the different firefly species of Goodenow Grove Nature Preserve. Each species has varying frequencies of sparkling light. A short introduction on firefly ecology will allow for the gradual transition to darkening skies. We will then embark on a slow and quiet walk through their habitat. Participants will hike up to 1.5 miles on natural surface trails across uneven terrain. Fee: Free! Age: Ages 18 or older. Registration required by Wednesday, June 30, by calling 708.946.2216 or online: https://apm.activecommunities.com/.../firefly-hike.../7656 Participants will hike up to 1.5 miles on natural surface trails across uneven terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should submit a request online (https://www.reconnectwithnature.org/americans-with...) no later than 48 hours before the program. (Photo courtesy of Dick Todd)

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