If you created an autumn bucket list, what would inspire fall fun for you?

Lorain County Metro Parks posted beside a sun-speckled woodland photograph an “Autumn bucket list” in a Kids and Family section of the “Arrowhead” bimonthly newsletter and activity schedule. What a beautiful idea! Items on their list include: Look for nocturnal wildlife on a full moon hike Take pictures of different types of autumn leaves Tag a monarch for butterfly conservation Make a scarecrow Walk the … Continue reading If you created an autumn bucket list, what would inspire fall fun for you?

Visit the eagles at Sandy Ridge Reservation

Do you have a favorite eagle nesting pair? Or would you be thrilled with finding another pair? Lorain County Metroparks rangers reported eggs in a nest at Sandy Ridge Reservation at 6195 Otten Road in North Ridgeville. We haven’t heard an update. But finding out is the adventure. This park is a naturalists’ gem, with vistas for birding of every wing and feather, and of … Continue reading Visit the eagles at Sandy Ridge Reservation

Get fit, explore nature with group hikes at Sandy Ridge Reservation

People at Sandy Ridge Reservation understand a need for appreciating nature while adding exercise to a busy schedule. Bring binoculars and an inquisitive mind regularly to hike with others in this 310-acre wetlands area attractive to waterfowl and many wild animals. Examples of activities include: Waterfowl hike, 5 to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 30. Search for and become acquainted with migrant waterfowl, who pass through the … Continue reading Get fit, explore nature with group hikes at Sandy Ridge Reservation