Ultimate Eagle Watch at Kaw Lake Saturday

Staff Writer
Pawhuska Journal-Capital

Kaw Lake Association is hosting its Ultimate Eagle Watch on Saturday, with events to begin before sunrise and continuing until mid-afternoon.

Bus tours to the eagle-viewing sites get started at 7:30 a.m. and will end around 1 p.m., officials said.

“Eagle Watch” programs are scheduled throughout the morning at the Kaw City Community Center, which opens at 7 a.m. Additional indoor events will start around 9 a.m. at the Kaw Nation Learning Center and Kaw City School, according to officials of the association.

Organizers said several new programs have been added this year. Some popular programs from past events have been updated, they added. For more information, visit http://www.kawlake.com, or call 580-762-9494.

Participants are required to provide their own horses for the Eagle Watch by Horseback, which runs from 10.30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. This will be the sixth year for the horseback “watch.” The ride starts and ends at the Sarge Creek campground on the east side of Kaw City. For more information on the horseback event, call 877-671-6985 or 580-762-9494.