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Manchester State Forest – Frosted Elfin (Wedgefield, SC)

April 2 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Free

TIME CHANGE – Start moved back to 10:30am

On Saturday, April 2, 2022, the Midlands Chapter of CBS (Carolina Butterfly Society) will hold a butterfly walk at Manchester State Forest near Wedgefield, South Carolina, to look for lupine, the Frosted Elfin, and other early butterflies. There will be a fair amount of driving, mostly on unpaved roads, to get to locations of interest.

Meet at St Marks Episcopal Church, 6205 Camp Mac Boykin Road, Pinewood, SC 29125. The church is located at the junction of Camp Mac Boykin Road (Highway 51) and St Marks Church Road (GPS coordinates 33.74781, -80.15217).

Refer to the SCFC (South Carolina Forestry Commission) website link below for additional information about and maps of Manchester State Forest. A recent trailmap can be accessed and downloaded directly (without going through the SCFC website) at:

https://www.scfc.gov/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/trailmap-manchester.pdf

Please RSVP to Dennis Forsythe at the email address below or Marty Kastner at kastners@aol.com if you plan to participate.

Details

Date:
April 2
Time:
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.scfc.gov/state-forests/manchester-state-forest/

Organizer

Dennis Forsythe
Email:
dennis.forsythe@gmail.com

Venue

Manchester SF – Staging Area – St. Mark’s Episcopal Church
33.74781, -80.51217 + Google Map