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Spring Nature Fling-NPS: Babcock
April 24 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Early April through mid-May 2022 in Southern West Virginia. Celebrate the glories of spring in Appalachia from the rim of the gorge to the river! Explore the area’s natural diversity and contribute as a citizen scientist at New River Gorge National Park and Preserve, Tamarack Marketplace, Beckley Art Center, and the state parks of Babcock, Carnifex Ferry Battlefield, Hawks Nest, Pipestem Resort, and Twin Falls Resort.
All programs are FREE unless noted. Some programs require reservations. Social distancing and current health protocols will be practiced during all event activities. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Bring water and wear sturdy walking shoes for guided walks. Snacks, binoculars, a hand lens, field guides, a favorite smart device pre-loaded with nature apps, and a camera are also useful.
April 24, 2022
9:00 – 11:00 am
Spring Birding at Babcock State Park
Meet at the Glade Creek Grist Mill at Babcock State Park in Clifftop, WV. Some binoculars will be available. Stroll the diverse habitats of Babcock in search of spring birds.
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