Archive for July, 2007

Long Trail North of Rte 17

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Moderate to difficult hike on rocky, steep trail.  Meet at Egan’s at 8 AM for an all morning hike.  Be sure to bring water and a snack, wear hiking boots, dress in layers.

Hemlock Hill Hike

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Meet at Egan’s at intersection of Rtes 100 and 17 to carpool to Hemlock Hill.  The trailhead is off Rte 17 and we should get some lower elevation birds on this hike.  Plan on 3 hours for this walk.

Monday Phen Basin Walk

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Meet at Egan’s at the intersection of Rtes 100 and 17 at 8 AM for a walk into Phen Basin.  This area is another part of the Breeding Bird Atlas block and has good habitat diversity.  This will be a 3 hour walk.

Birding for Breeding Bird Atlas at top of Rte 17

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Wednesday, July 11, 4-7 PM.  Meet at Egans at intersection of Rtes 100 and 17.  We will carpool to the top of Rte 17 to explore the pond and roadsides for late afternoon birds. 

Hike to Long Trail from Huntington

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Mad Birders will be birding for the Vermont Breeding Bird Atlas during July.  Our block includes the Long Trail north from Rte 17 access, Phen Basin, Hemlock Hill, and some trails off Murphy Road in North Fayston.   Sunday, July 8 – Meet at 8 AM at Egan’s (intersection of Rtes 100 and 17) to carpool […]