Items to bring include:
The District requests all users of District lands to follow the seven Leave No Trace Principles. These are not regulations but guidelines to help natural area users make informed decisions, so they may leave the area as beautiful and as natural as they found it.
The ultimate wildlife viewing experience is watching animals in their normal environment. Here are some helpful tips to become a wildlife-friendly viewer.
Carry a field guide and a pair of binoculars.
This is the time when most wildlife species are active enough to view.
Stay on established trails and maintain a distance that is comfortable for the wildlife.
Move slowly and quietly to increase your chance of viewing wildlife and to avoid stressing the animals you wish to watch.
There is plenty of food available in the wild. Human food can cause digestive problems, provide improper nutrition, and can even kill an animal.