Cane Ridge has been designated by the National Audubon Society as an Important Bird Area, because of the diversity of habitat found there and its importance to migratory birds. Event participants should expect to see a variety of species of waterfowl, shorebirds, and wading birds.
Cane Ridge is located in Gibson County just south of Gibson Lake on County Road 1075W. From State HWY 64 heading west from Princeton Indiana, turn south onto State HWY 65, travel 1.3 miles and turn west on CR 125 S. Drive 2.25 miles on CR 125 S to CR 850W, turn left on CR 850W, then turn right on CR 150S and follow to the Observation Deck at Cane Ridge. There is limited parking at the Observation Deck area.
Contact the Patoka River National Wildlife Refuge Headquarters at 812-749-3199 for more information.