Deadline for wildflower tour lottery is at 3 p.m. Monday

April 13, 2014 

Wildflower tour phlox

Some of the last phlox of the season blooms on the Hanford Reach National Monument.

ANNETTE CARY — Tri-City Herald Buy Photo

Monday at 3 p.m. is the deadline to enter the lottery for spring wildflower tours on the Hanford Reach National Monument.

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service tours include a trip up Rattlesnake Mountain, weather permitting.

The bus tours will be offered at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. April 25, April 27, May 8 and May 10.

There is no charge for the tour, but entering the drawing for a seat on a tour costs $3. Enter at on the Internet.

Winners should be notified by Wednesday.

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