Wetlands & Wildflowers at Dix Park (MORNING SESSION)

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Friday April 9

10:00 AM  –  12:00 PM

Wetlands & Wildflowers at Dix Park (MORNING SESSION)

Friday, April 9, 2021

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM EST  

*Please take note of time you are registering for, as there are two (2) sessions being offered on this date.


Join Museum naturalists at Portage County’s Dix Park, a 108-acre county park showcasing diverse habitats of mature mixed hardwood forests, wetlands, springs, and meadows. We will traverse the areas searching for wetland denizens and spring wildflowers. We will also be on the lookout for aquatic species and early migrant bird visitors. 



Members: $20 

Nonmembers: $35 


Limit: 16 


Instructors: Garrett Ormiston and Ken Schneider


Meeting Location: Dix Park 


Field trip intensityModerate, some hills 


What to wear and bring (if out of the ordinary): Hiking boots and clothing befitting the weather, field gear, water, snacks, sunscreen if needed, binoculars, camera, hiking poles if desired. If it has been raining, trails may be muddy. Knee-high boots recommended if going into the water.