Participants are encouraged to dress appropriately for an evening hike, including hiking shoes and insect repellent. Bring a flashlight or headlamp and, if possible, a bug net. Children should be accompanied by an adult. The event will last approximately 1-1/2 hours.
To get to Maxey Marsh, take SR 64 East through Oakland City to CR 1275. (Look for the brown Refuge sign just before the turn.) Turn left (north) on CR 1275 and follow the brown Refuge signs to Maxey Marsh. Parking is available on either side of the road. For more information about the hike, contact Lauren at 812-768-6440. For more information about Patoka River Refuge, visit www.fws.gov/refuge/patoka_river/.