Dorothy Rider Pool Wildlife Sanctuary provides habitat for 136 bird species including Bald Eagle, Baltimore Oriole, Canada Warbler, Hooded Merganser, Red-breasted Nuthatch, and Great Horned Owl. Other species including, White-tailed Deer, Red Fox, Canada Geese, Great Horned Owl, and Red-tailed Hawk regularly raise young on the preserve. Several ponds provide the opportunity for frogs, salamanders, dragonflies and damselflies to thrive. Large butterfly species such as Common Clearwings, Monarchs and Imperial Moths are common to the preserve.
Trails are accessible for hikers, responsible pet owners, trail runners, birdwatchers and other passive recreation. Grounds are open day to dusk. Please plan ahead. Pool Wildlife Sanctuary is a pack-out site. Please do not litter; carry out all trash, as receptacles are not provided.
The TrailsFloodplain trail, .4 miles
- ADA Compliant:
- Group Friendly (10+):