Sunset 8:00 pm - no moon New Moon: Apr 30
The Jordan River Trail offers a great example of lush ecosystems: riverine, seeps and cove forest. In late May, the botanical splendor is amazing.
Sunset 8:12 pm – full moon Full Moon: May 15
Sunset 8:32 pm – near full moon Full Moon: June 14
The views are spectacular, and you’ll also see a wonderful example of the value of conservation easements and the on-going rewards of proactive land management. The grass meadow provides wonderful habitat for native pollinators.
You’ll visit a cattle operation of over 1,000 acres with 100-200 brood cows. Here’s an opportunity to understand the complex, dynamic and demanding “applied ecology” of running a cattle farm.
Sunset 8:22 pm - thin moon crescent New Moon: July 28
The Sperryville Community Alliance conceived the Sperryville Trail project in 2018, and it is already a showcase of community cooperation. You’ll learn about the long range plan for combatting invasive plants and encouraging natives!
Sunset 7:51 pm - no moon New Moon: Aug. 27
Sunset 7:28 pm - full moon Full Moon: Sept 10
Sunset 7:06 pm - no moon New Moon: Sept. 25
Sunset 6:26 pm - no moon New Moon: Oct. 25