Thursday, February 24, 2011

Shenandoah Wildflower Weekend Schedule Announced

Shenandoah National Park has just posted the schedule for their annual Wildflower Weekend for this coming May.

This year's Wildflower Weekend will be held on May 7th and 8th, and will include several new programs. Several hikes, walks and wildflower related programs are scheduled throughout the weekend, many with botanists, naturalists and park rangers.

To see the full schedule, please click here.

More than 1,300 species of plants thrive in Shenandoah National Park, a mountain island surrounded by farmland, towns, and expanding developed areas. The park is a haven for native woodland wildflowers. For more information about Shenadoah's wildflowers click here.


Jeff
HikingintheSmokys.com

2 comments:

Ben said...

I adore the trekking in Spring, you can really feel the new season around you.

The Smoky Mountain Hiker said...

Yes, and finally!