The Great Smoky Mountains Association will be holding its first Owl Prowl of the year later this month.
Join the GSMA at the Sugarlands Visitor Centeron Saturday, January 22, at 7:00 pm. Naturalist Liz Domingue will lead participants into the woods around the Visitor Center in hopes of locating one or more of the seven species of owls that live or pass through the park.
You should obviously be prepared for cold weather. Wear warm clothing, hiking boots, and bring gloves, water, a flashlight or headlight, and binoculars.
A registration fee of $10 is required beforehand. Children are always welcome and if they're under 12 there is no charge.
To register call 865-436-7318, Ext. 222 or 254.