So what should you do if you want to come to Cape May and see monarchs? Come whenever you can, and stay as long as you can. During September and October there are always some monarchs around. Plus the weather is generally great, the summer crowds are gone, and along with monarchs there are other butterflies, dragonflies, and migratory birds to be seen. And if you can get to Cape May quickly, watch this blog regularly. We promise to update quickly when we see the numbers of monarchs increasing.
|Monarchs migrating through Cape May are headed to the mountain forests west of Mexico City, |
where they will spend the winter in clusters with many thousands of other monarchs.