Male mallard swimming

Waterfowl Wednesday!

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 | 7:30 am

7:30 am - 09:00 AM

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Suitable for adults.
Birds are on the move, beginning to migrate south for the coming winter. Drop by our station between 7:30 and 9 to look for waterfowl and other feathered friends on Rensselaer Lake. We’ll have a spotting scope, binoculars, field guides, and some information about birds in the Pine Bush.

Trailhead #3 Six Mile Waterworks
Directions from Discovery Center to Rensselaer Lake (Six-Mile Waterworks) on Fuller Road (Trailhead 3). At traffic light in front of Discovery Center building, turn left onto Route 155. Proceed 0.5 miles to the next traffic light. Turn left onto Washington Avenue Extension. Proceed on Washington Ave. Extension for 2.3 miles to the Fuller Road exit. Take the ramp. At the traffic circle, take the 3rd exit onto Fuller Road. Travel approximately 0.1 miles to a second traffic circle. Rensselaer Lake Preserve and Park Entrance (Six-Mile Park) is the 3rd exit off the traffic circle.