Weminuche Audubon Society August Plant Walk
August 13 @ 9:30 am
The final summer plant walk with certified herbalist Lake McCullough. Two tour times are available, one from 9:30 to 11:15 a.m. and another from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Walks are about 1.5 miles round trip in length and at a slow pace. Please be prepared for unpredictable weather and uneven ground. Leave dogs at home. The tour will focus on medicinal plants of the subalpine forest and explore late summer roots and herbs in the high country. This is an opportunity to learn some of the traditional and current uses of wild plants in our area. This walk will take you to Falls Creek Road (Forest Service Road 39), about 19 miles east of town off U.S. 160. Space is limited and advance registration is required. Call Lake McCullough at (970) 398-0923 to reserve your spot and to obtain directions to the meeting place.