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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!

Thanks again!
~Keri



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
>  driving
> 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!
>
> Cheers,
> 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
> about
> some good viewings on here. I was hoping to see a Bald Eagle  especially
> (no
> 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
> launch
> 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
>