On 12/29 there are already 395 eagles in the area.
Tentative time plan.
I will be eagle watching throughout the day at various times.
9am I arrive in Sauk City
9:30 - 10:30 Live Birds of Prey Show at River Arts Center, 105 Ninth St, Prairie du Sac, WI 53578
11:15 am Eat lunch at The Press Box, (608)[masked], 809 Water Street, Sauk City, WI 53583
1pm – 2pm Bald Eagle Release
2:45pm arrive for 3:15pm Tour Wollersheim Winery, 7876 State Rd 188 Prairie du Sac, WI 53578 http://www.wollersheim.com
4:30 Check into hotel Cedarberry Inn, 855 Phillips Blvd., Sauk City, WI
6:00 Dinner Green Acres Restaurant, corner of Hwy 78 & Hwy 12, Sauk City, WI 53583 http://www.greenacresrestaurant.com/
State's Largest Bird Collection at Tripp Heritage Museum 565 Water Street, Prairie du Sac, WI 53578
Since people will watch eagles from different locations and for different amounts of time we will try to get together for lunch, winery tour and dinner. If you are staying at the Inn we can also meet in the pool/whirlpool.
If you love Eagles this is the place for you. Last year there were over 400 in this area. http://www.ferrybluffeaglecouncil.org/eagledays/
Best eagle viewing areas: http://www.ferrybluffeaglecouncil.org/viewing/images/FBECguidemap.pdf
I will be arriving on Saturday morning an staying over night at the Cedarberry Inn http://cedarberryinn.com/ They have an indoor pool and whirlpool.
The Wollersheim Winery is across the river from Sauk City. http://www.wollersheim.com/
Please note that there is no hiking allowed in the area because it is a protected eagle habitat during the winter.