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AT (in-person) Night Hike at the Heard Museum

January 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Hello Blackland Prairie Chapter!

The Heard Museum is sponsoring a night hike later this month.  This is a treat and if you want to participate, I recommend you register now!


Program:  Night Hike at the Heard Museum

Date:  Saturday, January 28, 2023

Time:  6:00 PM

Location:  Heard Museum, 1 Nature Place, McKinney TX 75069

Description:  Explore the thrilling sights, smells, and sounds of night with Heard Trail Guides. Night hikers will be encouraged to sharpen their senses to be able to spot signs of animal life and learn more about the inhabitants of the Heard.

  • Hikes are at least an hour long and include varied terrain and may not be suitable for children under 5 years.
  • Children ages 18 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Cost:  Member Rate: $12 | Non-Member Rate: $14

Pre-Registration is Required:  https://www.heardmuseum.org/event/night-hike-1-28-23/

  • If you are unable to complete the registration process online, tickets may be purchased at the admissions desk of the museum prior to the event, while supplies last.
  • Please note that all Night Hike and Owl Prowl Night Hike ticket purchases are non-refundable

Meet at:  All Night Hikes depart from the Main Building

Dress:  Routine dress code for activity in the field: Long-pants, boots/close-toed shoes; long-sleeved shirts are recommended.  Master Naturalists should wear their name badges.

Bring:  Bug spray is recommended.  You may bring a flashlight; however, it must have a red lens (or red film covering the lens) on it to protect your night vision (and the night vision of guests around you) while looking for nocturnal animals! Head lamps are not permitted.

Contact:  For additional information email education@heardmuseum.org or call 972.562.5566 x241.

Logging AT:  Approved for 1 hour AT to be logged as BPTMN: Other Pre-Approved Training with “Heard Night Hike” in the description box.

Link(s) for More Information:  https://www.heardmuseum.org/night-hikes/

Linda Nixon
BPTMN Communications Director


January 28
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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