Butterflies of the Bullitt
Age Level: 12+
Fitness Level: All levels
Skill Level: Easy
What does a Baltimore Checkerspot, an Eastern Tailed-blue, and an American Copper have in common? Well, they are all incredible butterflies that can be seen at the Trustees’ Bullitt Reservation in July! The Baltimore Checkerspot is a rare species that can only be found in a limited number of fields in Massachusetts, and the Bullitt is one of them!
Join local naturalist and butterfly enthusiast John Body on July 23rd at 11:00 at the Bullitt Reservation. There are four fields to wander through in search of the elusive butterflies. Don't forget to bring your binoculars and cameras!
- Two hour guided adventure with naturalist
What to bring:
- Comfortable hiking shoes with good ankle support
- Preferably long pants to protect from ticks, prickers and sunburn
- Day pack with sunscreen, bug spray and extra layer
- Sun hat
- Plenty of drinking water