Pigeon River Country State Forest - Owl Prowl

9966 Twin Lakes Road,
Vanderbilt, MI 49795

Join us as we listen for owl calls on a night before a full moon! We'll have refreshments available and kids' activities, such as dissecting an owl pellet and making a craft item, starting at 5:45 p.m. The main event for all ages will start an hour later at 6:45 p.m. We will be outside for about an hour walking a trail and listening for owls (weather dependent) so dress appropriately! This event could not be held without the help from Ed Pike with the Mackinac Straits Raptor Watch, the Pigeon River Country Association, Headwaters Land Conservancy, Michigan DNR, and Huron Pines AmeriCorps. Participants should meet at the Forest Headquarters building. Children must be accompanied by an adult. The event is limited to 30 people. RSVP by contacting Tara at [email protected]. For more information please call the State Forest.

Directions to office from I-75 (GPS directions often do not lead you there) If your coming from the North on I-75, turn left (east) onto Mill Street and head over the overpass. If your coming from the South on I-75, turn right (east) onto Mill Street. Continue half a mile on Mill Street and turn left (east) onto E Main Street at the yellow flashing light. E Main Street will turn into E Sturgeon Valley Road, continue 11 miles on E Sturgeon Valley Road to the intersection of Twin Lakes Road. Turn left (north) onto Twin Lakes Road. The office will be down one mile on the left side.

Please Note: The Michigan Department of Natural Resources makes every effort to provide the most up-to-date and accurate information on the web calendar. However, dates occasionally change and events may be canceled for any reason. Please call the unit hosting the event to confirm dates and times prior to your arrival.

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