OLLI at UAH Event - Beaverdam Boardwalk/Blackwell Swamp Hike

Saturday, November 12, 2022 The event started -312 days ago

10:00 AM12:00 PM

Off campus

Wheeler Wildlife Refuge, near Huntsville Airport, just off County Line Rd

Offered through Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UAH

Take a leisurely 1 mile round trip walk on the recently renovated Beaverdam Boardwalk and see one of the largest tupelo swamps in Alabama, along with the opportunity to see a variety of birds and other small animals. Afterwards, we will drive to Blackwell Run Road south of the airport and walk on a gravel road (about 0.5 mile round trip) near Blackwell Swamp through a pine/hardwood stand damaged by a recent tornado. Wear appropriate clothing for the weather (hike will be canceled if inclement weather). Bring water and snacks. Waiver required.

Cost: FREE* | Sign-Up is required

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*Open to OLLI members and Guests - OLLI at UAH membership is NOT required.
OLLI members - Please wear your OLLI member badge to all events.
Learn more at osher.uah.edu/JoinOLLI.

About OLLI at UAH

OLLI at UAH is a vibrant community of lifelong learners age 50+. It offers members the opportunity to stay intellectually and socially active through courses, special activities, and bonus lectures. Courses are currently offered in-person and online and cover various topics, which will enhance your knowledge and skills.


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Clay Williams 256.824.6183 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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