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State Game Lands 166 Exploration

Date/Time
Date(s) - Sun Oct 06, 2019
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location
State Game Lands 166, Gate 7

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We’ll take an easy, out-and-back walk along a dirt road to explore State Game Land #166 in Catherine Township, Williamsburg, PA. This area includes Beaver Dam Wetlands Natural Heritage Area, a large wetland complex between the ridges of Canoe Mountain and Brush Mountain that forms the headwaters of Canoe Creek. We’ll meet at Gate 7. The road is in good shape but we will carpool further into the game land. Bring water and a snack. Since we will be walking in a game land, don’t forget to wear blaze orange. Be sure to check out State Game Land 166 on Facebook for a preview of this beautiful area.

Contact: Susan Braun braun3112@gmail.com (814)574-0795

Meet at Gate 7 at State Game Land #166, Beaver Dam Road Ext, Williamsburg, PA. View on Google Maps.

Directions: From the intersection of Rt 22 and Beaver Dam Road, drive 2.6 miles on Beaver Dam Road. Beaver Dam Road will meet Scotch Valley Road. Continue straight onto Beaver Dam Road Ext which is a gravel/dirt road. Drive 1.3 miles until you come to gate #7, with parking area on the right. We will meet here and carpool several miles down the road to another parking area where we will begin our walk.