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Dates: 4/1/2018 - 9/30/2018
City / State: Olympia, WA
Event Name: Nisqually Wildlife Seasonal
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 109252 2018/Y0838
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5 & 10km - 1B
Description: Daily dawn to dusk. Walk on boardwalks and hard packed gravel trail. Boardwalkks may be slippery in wet weather. The Nisqually Refuge has become an important place for wildlife and migratory birds. View songbirds, eagles, osprey and seasonal wildflowers. Save time for exhibits. Free entrance to Visitors Center. Volunteers are on hand to answer your questions (not on Monday or Tuesday). Bring camera and binoculars. This is a National Refuge, so there is a park entrance fee of $3.00 for up to 4 people. Various National Park passes allow entry for FREE (check sign board at Visitors Center).
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: No | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Boardwalks, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Honoring Our Flag, Volcanoes, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Daily dawn to dusk.
Location: Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually Wildlife Refuge
Start Point / Driving Directions: Chevron Station, 10246 Martin Way E. From North or South on I-5 take exit 114. Southbound exit goes right on to Martin Way E. Northbound turns right at the end of the ramp and another right at Martin Way E. Look for the Chevron Station on the right. Ask staff for Walk Box.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: PETS NOT ALLOWED IN REFUGE
Host Club: Evergreen Wanderers
Contact: Chuck Repik (253) 582-7474
Website: www.evergreenwanderers.homestead.com
E-Mail Contact: crepik@aol.com