Birding Night Hike

Head to Monticello for a birding night hike called the Owl Prowl.

By GRIT staff

November/December 2016


Head out on a night hike to learn about owls around Monticello.

Photo courtesy Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia — Bundle up and take the kids on a birding night hike November 5. Join expert birder Jerry Therrien for an evening of identifying owl sounds of every kind and learning all about these elusive birds. The hike begins at the trailhead of Monticello Trail in Kemper Park at 5:30. Wear hiking boots and bring water, binoculars, and a flashlight. Be sure to register at or call 434-984-9800.