October 23 (Sunday) Hawk Cliff & Area - South-west of London Leader: Dave Brown. Meet 9:30 a.m. at Hawk Cliff. From Hwy. 401 Exit 177, take Hwy. 4 south through western St. Thomas until it becomes Sunset Drive. Continue about 8 km to Union. Go east on County Road 27, Sparta Line Road. Go east one road (about 3 km ) to County Road 22 (Fairview Road). Head south. The 2nd road south is County Road 24 (Dexter Line) and you will meet a stop sign. Looking south, you will see the sign for Hawk Cliff. Go south on the dirt road to the lake. Park along road allowance. Raptors, waterfowl, gulls and late migrants, especially Golden Eagle.
Land Acknowledgement :The Municipality of Central Elgin would like to acknowledge that we gather today on land of the McKee Purchase, the traditional territory of the, Haudenosaunee, Attiwonderonk (Neutral) and Mississauga Nation.
Who can come: Trip is for OFO members. (One birding guest may accompany registrant). Maximum: 30 participants.
Leader: Dave Brown.
Location: Hawk Cliff.
What to bring: Lunch if birding all day, water, sunscreen, snacks. Please contact trip leader in advance if you require loaner binoculars or accommodations by emailing email@example.com.
Terrain: Fairly flat terrain. Slow pace. Travel by car between locations.
Location not accessible via public transportation.
Facilities : washrooms available locally.