Places To Visit In Houston Is Waugh BridgePosted by: jacksons5 | Posted on: January 25, 2019
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One of the most famous attractions in Houston is Buffalo Bayou Park, Waugh Drive Bridge rests over Buffalo Bayou, less than two miles west of Downtown Houston. Many people come here to see the view of the bat flights are amazing, winding along the bayou or through the skyscrapers across downtown. An estimated 250,000 Mexican free-tailed bats call the bridge home. As some species migrate depending on season. The bat population fluctuates through the year, with the peak in the summer and early fall.
A large population of bats continues to reside in the bridge through the winter months, resulting in awesome emergences on warm winter evenings. This is what people from surroundings & tourist visit this place.
There are specific slots to catch the perfect view as upon emerging at sunset, the bats usually fly east along the bayou before dispersing. The best bat viewing locations are as follow:
According to the state experts in Houston guide.
The viewing platform at the southeast corner of the bayou bank, next to the bridge (along Allen Parkway) People gather here to catch the perfect glimpse of the flight of these species.
There are different spots as the northeast bank of the bayou, near the bridge(near Memorial Drive) also another one on the east rail sidewalk of the bridge itself, looking directly down into the bayou channel. There are specific slots to visit these places to catch the best view.