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Forest Hike May 19th

Botany for Beginners: This informative hike will be led by Tracy Pope of Streamside Flora, LLC


10 a.m.- Meet at Swiftwater Park Trailhead and botanize for 1-1.5 hours

Around 11:30/Noon- Complete introductory botany hike and continue on to Susan Creek Falls to practice if so desired.  Tracy will continue on to Susan Creek.

It is only a 10 minute drive on a paved road from Swifwater.  Refer to the Facebook page if you would like to coordinate carpooling with other attendees!

1/1:30- Complete hiking for the day and go enjoy the rest of your day!

Bring: Water, snacks, comfy walking shoes and clothes for the outdoors

Optional, but recommended:  small backpack, camera, notebook, pen/pencil.

Hike attendance will be capped at about 15 participants to ensure quality time for the hikers and time for Tracy to give everyone an engaging and educational experience.

The $30 fee covers a quality hand lens and book for the hike and holds your spot. Click the red button to pay fee and we will get the materials for you.

Non refundable!

Link to the book here:


Hand lens: