Join the Delaware Highlands Conservancy for eagle-watching all winter long, including our popular series of Eagle Watch bus tours in January and February.
Join the conservancy on a guided eagle-viewing bus tour, scheduled on weekends throughout January and February. Learn from an expert guide and take a scenic drive on a heated bus throughout the Upper Delaware River region to look for and learn about bald eagles and their habitat.
Seats on trips are limited, and reservations are required, so reserve your space today for the following 2020 winter trips (Fee: $15 for conservancy members, $25 for non-members). Get tickets online at www.DelawareHighlands.org/events or call 570-226-3164/845-583-1010.
• January 11th
• January 18th
• February 1st
• February 8th
The trips commence at the Upper Delaware Visitor Center in Lackawaxen, PA (located inside the Zane Grey Museum, 135 Scenic Drive) and run from 10am-2pm. Dress warmly in layers and wear waterproof boots. Bring binoculars, camera, and snacks. Snow dates for the trips are the Sundays immediately following. Check www.DelawareHighlands.org for the most up-to-date information and any additional trips. Refunds are not given in the event of cancelled reservations.
EAGLE WATCHING ON YOUR OWN
The Upper Delaware Visitor Center in Lackawaxen, PA is generously provided by the National Park Service Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River and staffed by conservancy volunteers. It is a center of information for visitors looking to learn more about viewing and protecting eagles. Visitors can pick up information about the bald eagle in the Upper Delaware River region, get maps and directions to eagle viewing locations, watch a short film, and view interpretive exhibits. The visitor center is staffed on Saturdays and Sundays in January and February, beginning January 4th, and open to visitors from 10am-4pm.
Photo by Stephen Davis.
Published in Connections Magazine January 2020 Issue. Copyright 2020.