Daffodils at Shaw Nature Reserve

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019
1 day / 1 meal

Come celebrate Spring! Thousands of daffodils bloom around the Shaw Nature Reserve’s Pinetum Lake for a brief time every year. Our guide will describe the Reserve’s history, the restoration work, the tallgrass prairie, wildlife and wetlands before a visit to the restored 1879 Bascom House. Lunch in picturesque New Haven at Cedar Creek Resort, built as a Western Town in the ‘50’s from an old Hollywood movie set as a place for Charles Vatterott Jr.’s children and grandchildren to play. Visit the John Colter Museum and Visitor Center on the New Haven Riverfront and see memorabilia from his Lewis and Clark Expedition. Taste the history and traditions of the distiller’s art as it evolved in the Missouri River Valley at a private tasting at the Pinckney Bend Distillery. L $105