Winter Nature Hike at Dickson Mounds January 11

Release Date: 

Friday, January 3, 2020

ISM Location: 

Dickson Mounds
For Immediate Release:

LEWISTOWN, Ill. – Dickson Mounds Museum is hosting a Winter Nature Hike on Saturday, January 11 from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon.  Participants may enjoy exploring the wonders of the woods in winter, looking for signs of animal life, and identifying trees by their bark. Afterwards, participants may share their observations of the hike around the Museum’s campfire.

Dress appropriately for this outdoor activity. The hike may be up to two or more miles across uneven terrain. Registration is not required.  Admission is free; however, donations area greatly appreciated.

The Illinois State Museum-Dickson Mounds is located between Lewistown and Havana off Illinois Routes 78 and 97. The museum is open free to the public from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. every day. Tours and special programs are available for groups with reservations. For more information call 309-547-3721 or TTY 217-782-9175. Also visit us on Facebook at Illinois State Museum-Dickson Mounds or online at the Dickson Mounds link on the Illinois State Museum website at





Contact Person: 

Christa Christensen

Contact Email:

Contact Phone: 

(309) 547-3721

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