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Fort Sheridan Expeditions
Red-tailed Hawk Squawk


Fort Sheridan Expeditions
Red-tailed Hawk Squawk

Thursday, August 04

10 AM - 12 PM

Ages 9-12


Between 9 and 12 $14.00 $19.00

This event requires registration.

Registration is open.

Important: Registration closes midnight CST, Sunday, July 31, 2022.

Available seats: 6


Fort Sheridan is a fascinating place full of natural and cultural history. This session takes your child to the giant nest where they'll learn about this raptor and gain some bird watching tips.

This program is for children ages 9-12 by the first day of the program.

The Sunday prior to the session date you will be emailed details of what your child should wear and bring. Please be sure to check your junk/spam folder.

Drop-off and Pick-up is at the trailhead off the Gilgare Road parking lot.

Please bring completed forms at Drop-off.

Forms and itineraries available at Summer Programs - Education Programs | Lake County Forest Preserves (

Email with questions or to inquire about accommodations.

For up to date COVID-19 protocols visit:


Jenny Sazama

Fort Sheridan 117 Sheridan Road
Lake Forest, IL, 60045