Flock to the Rock | Rock Falls
Fun on the Rock
Winter is an excellent time in Rock Falls to see migrating bald eagles gathered along the open waters near the dams.
On Saturday, February 11, the public is invited to come to visit the lower dam at 142 W. 1st St. in Rock Falls from 9 am - 10 am to view the eagles. Next, head over to the Rock Falls Community Building at 601 W 10th St.in Rock Falls, at 10:00 am. There will be nature-related vendors at this event and speakers.
1. Northern Illinois Raptor Rehab & Education. They will be bringing 4-6 live birds including possibly an eagle.
2. Rudy Vallego from the Kickapoo & Potawatomi Tribe doing Indian dances and a celebration of the Eagles.
The event is free and welcomes all ages.
Bring your binoculars and camera, dress warmly, and be ready to learn a lot about the bald eagle and other birds along the Rock River.