On Sunday, Feb. 25, from noon–4 p.m., come to Saylorville and stop at the free Driving Tour Viewing locations around the lake.
The four locations around Saylorville Lake include the Saylorville Lake Visitor Center, Cottonwood Recreation Area, Bob Shelter Recreation Area and Jester Park Lodge. The tour includes outdoor observation locations, with spotting scopes and naturalists available for questions. Saylorville Lake Visitor Center will be showing an eagle movie in the theater, with eagle mounts and trivia facts. Jester Park Lodge will be presenting a LIVE EAGLE presentation every hour on the hour, starting at 1 p.m. and the last presentation starts at 3.
Visitors can pick up an Eagle Watch Passport and Map at any of the stops and drop off a completed passport at your last stop for a chance to win a prize! Coffee will be provided at the Saylorville Lake Visitor Center.
The Saylorville Lake Visitor Center is located on the east end of the dam, off Highway 415 on Horseshoe Road. For more information, contact the Saylorville Lake Administration Office at 515-276-4656.
This event is brought to you by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Polk County Conservation Board, Dallas County Conservation Board and the Des Moines Audubon Society.