Members Only Events
Hawk Mountain Hike & Bird
Saturday, November 5, 2016
Time: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Location: Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
Fee: $10 - covers trail admission at Hawk Mountain
Guide: Ryan Beltz
A choose your own adventure day! Spend the day sitting at Hawk Mountain's North Lookout watching the fall migration or don your hiking boots for a romp around the River of Rocks Trail. Meet at the Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy at 7:30am to carpool to Hawk Mountain or meet the group at the Hawk Mountain Visitor Center at 9 am. We will return to the Conservancy at 5 pm.
Be sure to bring: Hiking Boots, Appropriate Clothing, Water, Snacks, Lunch, Binoculars, Cushion for sitting on the rocks
Sunday, May 8, 2016
Location: White's Mill Park in Salford Township
We had a great line-up of professional birders to lead this leisurely walk. Many variety of birds were spotted including Baltimore Orioles, Phoebes, an Eastern Kingbird, Red-headed and Pileated Woodpeckers and a Blackpoll Warbler and Red-eyed Vireo.
Lehigh River Paddle
Saturday, July 23, 2016
Time: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: Meet 8:00 am at the Jim Thorpe Boat Launch
Fee: $20 per person
Guide: Ryan Beltz, PWC's Executive Director
Come spend the day paddling with the Conservancy crew on the Lehigh River. We will put-in at Jim Thorpe and travel eight river miles to our take-out at Bowmanstown. Experience the thrill of paddling the Lehigh River during one of the dam release days! This trip is for intermediate paddlers. Bring your own lunch, water, and paddling appropriate clothing and gear.