Event Information

Details for American Woodcock Walk

Date(s): 04/12/2024 - 04/12/2024

Time:  7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Bog-sucker and Timberdoodle are just some of the names that refer to the quirky little bird known as the American Woodcock. Join us for a trip outdoors to witness the calls and dance of the male. Wear waterproof shoes…they are called “bog-suckers” after all.

What to Expect:
This program is entirely outdoors. The time, approximately 120 minutes, will be spent on a leisurely walk with frequent stops. We will conclude at the Oakwoods Nature Center. The planned path is dirt and gravel, mostly flat and level.

Ages: 8 and up. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.
Time: Varies by date of program.
Cost: $5 per child, $5 per adult
Location: Oakwoods Metropark, Nature Center

Pre-registration is required by 4 p.m. the day before the program.

Click here for a full list of times and to register online. For questions or to register by phone call 734-782-3956.