Watkins Glen moth night


Friday, July 25, 2014 - 8:00pm to Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 7:45pm




Watkins Glen State Park, at the "Iroquois Lodge” in the six nations campground


Friday July 25th (8pm-midnight):  Meet at the "Iroquois Lodge” in the six nations campground at Watkins Glen State Park any time after 8pm. From 8:30-9:00 there will be a brief introduction and a number of exhibits. From 9:00pm on there will be moth watching at four light stations and a bait line within walking distance of the lodge. Kids can help paint tree trunks with “moth mush” (a batter of beer, brown sugar, and old bananas) at 8:15pm. Access to the park is free after 5:30pm (main entrance charges until 7:30pm). The event will be cancelled if heavy rain and/or lightning are in the vicinity.