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Moonlight Canoe Trip

June 24 @ 6:30 pm

A yellow kayak glides on Onota Lake in Pittsfield. Photo courtesy of the artist.
Photo by Susan Geller

Mass Audubon naturalist Zach Adams will lead an evening paddle at Buckley Dunton Lake in Becket.

Twilight is an amazing time to listen and look for wildlife, he says. Beavers, owls, loons, and other wildlife are all possible to spot at Buckley Dunton Lake in October Mountain State Forest. The group stealthily explore the coves and inlets of this beautiful lake, then hitch our boats together to enjoy light refreshments while we listen for nocturnal wildlife sounds.

Groups are limited, and Mass Audobon can’t take walk-ins right now, for safety, so you will need to save space ahead. You will need to dress for the weather and prepare for uneven terrain. Masks are optional.

Children need to be at least 10 years old, accompanied by an adult, and know how to swim. Mass Audubon recommends insect repellent and asks everyone to meet 15 minutes before start time. And they ask everyone to support their efforts in reducing plastic waste by bringing a reusable water bottle.

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Date:
June 24
Time:
6:30 pm
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Event Location

Pleasant Valley
472 West Mountain Road
Lenox, MA
413-637-0320

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