Who’s migrating today? We’ll check out one of Lake County’s best migrant traps, from the extensive wooded trails to the Des Plaines River.
Leader: Charlotte Pavelka & Doug Reitz (847) 347-8416
From Deerfield Rd., turn north on Riverwoods Rd., drive to Ryerson entrance. Enter preserve and follow the signs to Brushwood Visitors Center. Meet in the Brushwood parking lot. NOTE: The gates open at 6:30 am.
Our annual mid-October trip to Middlefork Savanna can be a sparrow spectacle with special finds in previous years including Harris’ Sparrow, Purple Finch, Pine Siskins and more.
From Rt. 60, take Rt. 43 north to Westmoreland Dr./Middlefork Dr. Turn left to the parking lot
Leader: Donna Kenski (847) 347-3474