Ethnobotany Hike

Motor Mill Ethnobotany Hike

Friday, May 24th at 5:00 PM
Motor Mill Historic Site

Join Naturalist Abbey Harkrader hiking the Motor Mill Trail to learn about identification and historic uses of plants at 5:00 PM on Friday, May 24

Ethnobotany is the study of plants and their uses throughout history. This hike will explore the Motor Mill Trail in search of unique plants found there, how to identify them, and their history and folklore. This moderate hike includes some sections that are steep. Participants should wear sturdy footwear and bug spray.

Motor Mill Historic Site will be open for tours each Saturday and Sunday from Noon-5:00 p.m. Beginning Memorial Day Weekend. Please call 563-245-1516 for more information or visit