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Program: Monarch Egg Collecting Hike
Park: Orchard Hills Park
Location: Grounds
Room: Parking Area
Reservation Deadline: 8/6/22
Date: 8/6/22
Meeting Days: Sat.
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fee: Free
# of people: 30
Openings: 0
Program Category: Adventure/Discovery
Program Type: Exploration, Geauga Gems Trekking Series, Nature outings
Age Range: School Age and Up
Description: Hike with a naturalist to help collect monarch eggs from milkweed plants, which will be reared and eventually displayed as adult monarch butterflies at the Geauga County Fair. Hike will be up to 2 miles on rolling terrain and will be held rain or shine. *Per park rules and regulations, harvesting of monarch eggs and caterpillars for personal use is not permitted. -Hike will be mostly on trail but we will need to go off trail a bit at some points to search for eggs in the milkweed patches. Long pants recommended! Registration Required
Accessibility: Not Wheelchair / Stroller Accessible
Volunteers Needed: