Meet: at 6:00 am at Mauthe Lake Recreation Area, the first large parking area, beyond the ticket booth, on the main road to the beach/picnic area (Google Map). Please note that there is a state park entrance fee. Bring good walking shoes, because there will quite a little hiking, though leisurely. Most trails are well groomed. Notable species include Red-shouldered & Broad-winged Hawks, Pileated Woodpecker, Acadian, Alder and Willow Flycatchers, 10-15 warbler species including Mourning, Canada, Hooded, Pine and Cerulean Warblers, as well as Grasshopper, Henslow’s and Clay-colored Sparrows. Bring a bag lunch.