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Sixth Annual Amphibian Outing, McCormick's Creek State Park
Start Date: 4/6/2018Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 4/6/2018End Time: 10:00 PM
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Event Description:
Join us for a day and two nights dedicated to our local amphibians. Rain or shine event. Water boots are recommended. Please bring your own flash lights to the night hikes, we have a limited supply of spares..
Schedule:
FRIDAY
* Meet at the Canyon Inn. At 7:30 pm we will hike to the Quarry.

SATURDAY
* Canyon Inn front lawn - Amphibian Triathlon - a fun game for kids of all ages - great prizes await you. Registration starts at 10:30 am, Game at 11:00.
* Nature Center - 1 - 2:00 pm - Live animal display and a presentation by members of the Hoosier Herpetological Society. This year we will focus on frogs and toads, and the interesting citizens science project you may join.
* 2:30 - 4:00 pm - Hikes - Concurrent sessions.
Hike #1 Trail 3 and the canyon - w
e will car-pool to the start point.
Hike #2 Andrew's Wetland - max number of participants: 20, please register before the 1:00 pm presentation.
* 4:30 - 5:30 - Canyon Inn lobby - Coloring sheets for the little ones and a fancy  2 or 3D beaded Frog craft for older kids and adults.
* Meet at the Canyon Inn. at 8:00 pm - we will car-pool to the campground pond.

Dinner service is available at the Hickory Dining Room in the Canyon Inn from 5:00 to 8:00 pm.

The event is free, but you need to pay the entrance fee of $7 or $9 for out of State cars if you do not hold a yearly pass.
Location Information:
McCormick's Creek State Park  (View Map)
250 McCormick's Creek Park Road
Spencer, IN 47460
Owen
Phone: (812) 829-2235
Contact Information:
Name: Barbara Filtri
Phone: 812 829 4344
Email: BFiltri@dnr.IN.gov
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