Coming up in the outdoors

eagle in flightEagle tours by boat scheduled on Beaver Lake

ROGERS - Arkansas State Parks interpretive guides will lead boat tours to look for bald eagles on Beaver Lake in December.

Hobbs State Park-Conservation Area personnel will host eagle watch cruises Dec. 9, 11, 12, 16, 18, 19, 23, 26 and 30. The tours will be along the Van Winkle arm of Beaver Lake, one of the undeveloped areas of the lake.

Registration and payment is required. Buy tickets at the visitor center front desk or call 479-789-5000. Tours will depart from the Rocky Branch Recreation Area. Dress for the weather. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 6-12.

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