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Butterflies of Central Kentucky Field Day

June 30, 2023 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

Learn about the butterflies of the bluegrass.

This field day will provide hands-on experience in butterfly identification at Floracliff and possibly another nearby location in Fayette County. It should be a great primer (or refresher) for those wishing to participate in the Central Bluegrass Butterfly Count in July or those just wanting to learn more about butterflies.

Program Leader: Beverly James, Floracliff Preserve Director

Bring: water, your favorite butterfly guide if you already have one, sunhat, close-toed shoes

Hiking Level: Easy to Moderate (full sun)

**All minors participating this program must be accompanied by a participating adult.

Hike distance and difficulty: 2 – 3 miles; rated moderate to difficult, due to summer temperatures and sun exposure

Bring: water

Optional: hiking poles, snack, camera

Floracliff has multiple entry gates. The meeting location for this program will be emailed to all registered participants a few days before the program.


June 30, 2023
9:30 am - 3:00 pm


Floracliff Nature Sanctuary
8000 Elk Lick Falls Road
Lexington, KY 40515 United States


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