Thanks to all for Fort Cassin Road birding tips! I knew that there was the
one way drive, but I was very hesitant to head down that way as I thought it
was private property. Now that I know others walk down that way, I'm very
excited for my next trip down there!
On Sun, Jan 17, 2010 at 6:50 PM, Roy Pilcher <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> As suggested Keri, park at the Fish and Wildlife kiosk and then walk the
> quarter mile, (at the most), west along the one lane elevated road to a
> pull-out to the north that overlooks the bay. Walking is preferable to
> since the road is a single lane and the adjacent woods may have a surprise
> or two! Viewing will be enhanced if you have a scope!
> Roy Pilcher
> The Gables at East Mountain, Rutland, Vermont
> Speaking the same language.
> In a message dated 1/17/2010 6:25:06 P.M. Eastern Standard Time,
> [log in to unmask] writes:
> I decided to take an afternoon drive to Fort Cassin road after reading
> some good viewings on here. I was hoping to see a Bald Eagle especially
> matter how many times I see them, they're always amazing), but to no avail
> not a creature was stirring!
> However, it got me wondering... is there some area other than the boat
> launch on Fort Cassin road that good for birding? I noticed the boat
> didn't have any open water, so I wasn't surprised that there wasn't any
> action. Where were the bald eagles seen in that area recently?
> Thanks in advance for any pointers!
> Keri in Rutland