Seasonal Nature and Animal Encounters

Elachee Seasonal Programs

JANUARY:

  • January 1, 2020 – First Day Hike Free 3- and 5-mile guided hikes in Chicopee Woods.

  • January 18, 2020 – Birding by Boat Lake Lanier cruise to view winter migrants. Pre-registration required.

FEBRUARY: The Great Backyard Bird Count LEARN MORE

February 14-17, 2020 help collect data on local wild birds for this annual, weekend long online citizen-science project of Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the National Audubon Society. Join Elachee for a Bird Hike on Saturday, February 15, 2020. ELACHEE BIRD HIKE DETAILS

MARCH: Raptor Fest

See flight demonstrations, birds of prey programs and enjoy birding activities, crafts, food and more. RAPTOR FEST DETAILS
Event Date: Saturday, March 21, 2020
Admission: $10 Per Person Ages 2 and up; $5 Per Person for Elachee Members

APRIL: Trillium Trek Trail Run & Walk

Run wild along the trails in Chicopee Woods in the half-marathon or the 5K run/walk. DETAILS 
Event Date: Saturday Morning, April 18, 2020
​Race Start/Finish Location: Elachee Visitor Center Parking Lot

SEPTEMBER: Snake Day

Visit Elachee for a festival of all things reptilian featuring exotic and native species of snakes, tortoises, turtles, lizards, frogs and toads. SNAKE DAY 2020 DETAILS
Event Date: Saturday, September 12, 2020
Admission: $10 Per Person Ages 2 and up; $5 Per Person for Elachee Members

Recurring Programs

MONTHLY: Elachee Science Nights January-May 2020 Schedule

MONTHLY: Stars Over Elachee PROGRAM DETAILS AND 2020 DATES