Here's what's happening around Deep Creek Lake and Garrett County this weekend.
At the State Parks
Deep Creek Lake Discovery Center
Saturday, September 20
11:00 a.m. Indoor Hawk Watching - Meet in the Discovery Room to learn basic identification of hawks in flight. Migration season is the perfect time to begin or hone your skills in this area. Learn characteristics of flight, wing beat and shape for identification from a distance.
2:00 p.m. Naturalist in the Discovery Room
Sunday, September 21
10:00 a.m. Fall Brant Mine Hike. Take a guided hike with the naturalist to the historic Brant Mine. The hike begins in the center of the newly designed mine room. Once at the mine site you will see the remnants of a coal mine that was operated in the 1920’s. Plus, you never know what wildlife we will see on the way. Approx. 1 ½ hour. Moderate walking.
Science Room open all day