Patoka River National Wildlife Refuge Birding Hike

  • Friday, April 22, 7:00 am

Join Evansville Audubon Society for a birding walk through Boyd Woods in search of warblers and other migratory songbirds, continuing the hike past Snakey Point Marsh for possible views of waterfowl and marsh birds, and ending at a little-visited portion of the Columbia Mine Preserve to look for grassland sparrows. Meet at 7 A.M. Central time at Boyd Woods* on the Refuge, Oakland City, Indiana. The hike will last approximately 2-3 hours. **Sturdy Shoes Recommended** For more information about the Ohio Valley Birding Festival and other birding opportunities visit

Directions: East on SR 64 out of Oakland City one mile from SR 357 (Main Street) to CR 1275E (look for refuge sign).  Turn left and follow signs to Snakey Point Marsh. Continue on the gravel road to the parking lot on the left at Boyd Woods.