Join the Michigan Butterfly Network as we explore the Allegan State Game area on Wednesday, July 17th from 1:00-4:00pm. Registration required.
The Allegan State Game area is a 50,000 acre area of public land located in Allegan County, MI which is comprised of mostly hardwood forest but includes small inland lakes and streams.
Butterflies we could observe include Karner Blue, Gray Hairstreak, Coral Hairstreak, Banded Hairstreak, Edwards' Hairstreak, and possiblity Purplish Coppers among many others.
Directions from Kalamazoo: Head north on US 131, take exit 49B to merge onto M-89 W/Allegan Street towards Allegan, continue to follow M-89 (12.6 miles), turn left onto Cutler Street (0.2 miles), continue onto Western Avenue (0.3 miles), continue onto M-40 N/M-89 W/Lincoln Road (0.7 miles), turn left onto Monroe Road, merge onto 118th Avenue, turn onto 59th Street, destination will be on your right.