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There lives a considerable amount of bats (and apparently baby bats, too) under the Congress Bridge and when sun sets, they leave the bridge to hunt food. Arriving before sunset is recommended as finding a parking spot may take a while and you may have...More
Beautiful mid-October evening....waited an hour under Congress bridge with hundred of other people all around. Anticipation flowing all around. I've seen bats in caves before. And was curious as to this unique endeavor. We even thought about going on a kayak tour to see bats...More
This huge bat colony really is pretty cool, but the evening we went to go see them they apparently had decided to sleep in. It was nearly pitch dark by the time they finally emerged and while you could see some movement, you really couldn’t...More
Come at sundown. I recommend to stand at the observation area on the south side under the bridge. The bats come out all together and fly in waves for about 45 min. We also saw it from the bridge but it was better from under...More
We were wandering on a beautiful afternoon and settled by the Congress Ave Bat bridge around 5pm and chilled on the hike and bike path choosing a good seat. Sunset was listed as 7. We could hear the chittering of bats, it's been warm so...More