Enjoy a day trip to the Mississippi River. We will spend the morning with US Fish and Wildlife Biologist, Jeramie Strickland, learning about the flora, fauna and current research being conducted at the Upper Mississippi Wildlife Refuge. After a break for lunch, we will head up to Mississippi Palisades State Park to hike some of the 15 miles of trails.
Transportation is provided. Please bring a lunch. We will have coolers available to hold lunches.
Register online at http://www.seversondells.com/field-trips or call 815-335-2915 by September 14th
Directions: From Bypass 20 south of Rockford, take the Montague Road exit. Turn southwest on Montague Road and continue approximately four miles, past Meridian Road, to the second left after passing Weldon Road.