News Release

Eagle Nature Foundation, Ltd.

300 East Hickory Street, Apple River, IL 61001

Phone: 815-594-2306 Fax: 815-594-2305 Web Site:

e-mail: Tax Exempt No. 36-4015400

For Immediate Release June 9, 2014

ENF 2015 Eagle Bus Tours Announced

Apple River) The Eagle Nature Foundation (ENF) is pleased to announce its 2015 bald eagle bus tour schedule. The schedule includes two 4-hour bus tours and one 2-day bus tour to enjoy bald eagles in the winter. Each of these tours leave from Stoney Creek Inn in Galena, IL. Four different motels in Galena offer reduced rates for anyone going on the eagle tours.

The 4-hour bald eagle bus tours will leave from Stoney Creek Inn at 8:00 am on the Saturday mornings of Feb. 14 and Feb. 28. The bus will visit four different historic wintering communities of bald eagles. For 4 hours, participants will live with the eagles seeing bald eagles flying overhead, fishing and perching as well as bald eagle nests. Cameras, binoculars and warm clothing are recommended for anyone coming on one of these tours. The cost of each of the 4-hour tours is $70 for adults and $50 for children under 17 years of age, or for groups of 6 or more people, the rate is only $60 for adults and $40 for children under 17 years of age. Anyone joining ENF at the time they register may receive a $5 discount from the above stated rates.

For those persons interested in seeing many bald eagles, for the first time ever, ENF is offering a two day bald eagle bus tour during the height of the bald eagle migration. This tour will leave from Stoney Creek Inn at 8:00 am on Saturday morning, Jan. 10 and return by 12:30 pm on Sunday, Jan. 11. Participants on this 2-day tour have the possibility of seeing a total of from 1,000 to 2,000 bald eagles. The cost for this tour is $350 per person, $300 per person dbl occ., $275 per person with 3 persons to a room, or $250 per person with 4 persons to a room. These rates cover the bus, tour guide, room for Saturday night, Sunday breakfast and insurance to cover the fees paid. Reservations for this tour must be made by Dec. 15, 2014.

For a brochure or for more information call 815-594-2306 or write to: ENF, 300 East Hickory Street, Apple River, IL 61001 or register on our website:

For more information contact: Terrence N. Ingram, Exec. Director, Eagle Nature Foundation, 300 East Hickory St., Apple River, IL 61001 Phone 815-594-2306

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