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Guided Hike-Bulge Hole-Shawnee NF

Date(s): 
3/10/2013
Time(s): 
12:00 p.m., Sunday, Bowman Bottom Road
Description: 
Meet 11am Murdale Shopping center, big sign in Carbondale or 11:30 former Walmart, next to Sam's Club, parking area in Marion.
Hike will begin about noon, along Bowman Bottom Road, Johnson County.
This Shawnee National forest area is unique with numerous shelter caves and moss-covered rock situated in a horseshoe-shaped cliff canyon. A demonstration of how to get good photos of shelter caves will be provided. RSVP to Bob Tyson at 684-5643. More info on this area at http://shawneegroup.blogspot.com. scroll index to Bulge Hole.
For more information: 
Event Type: 
Family Event; Hiking; Nature; Outdoor Event
DNR Region(s): 
5
Location: 
Bulge Hole Ecological Area; Shawnee National Forest
DNR Park: 
 
Address: 
Three miles East of Dutchman Lake
City, State ZIP: 
Bowman Bottom Road, Johnson County IL  
Directions: 
 
Contact person/email: 
Bob Tyson / robkay43@msn.com
Phone/Fax: 
618-684-5643, RSVP Required. /  
Other Phone: