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Weekend Walk for Birds at Ford Lake

Ford Lake Boardwalk Access 526 S. Grove Street, Ypsilanti, MI

Ford Lake and it’s boardwalk provide one of the best winter birding opportunities in Washtenaw County. There have been 76 species seen in February at Ford Lake and we look forward to seeing a variety of waterfowl, gulls and local winter birds. Meet at the parking lot off of South Grove Street. Lot is located […]

Birding the Upper Peninsula

Saulte Ste. Marie Saulte Ste. Marie
Attendance: 20 / 20

We are reviving this fan favorite for 2022. We will travel to Sault Ste. Marie on Friday, February 18th, and bird all day Saturday and Sunday morning. Target birds include: Northern Hawk Owl, Great Gray Owl, Snowy Owl, Red and White-winged Crossbills, Ruffed and Sharp-tailed Grouse, Purple Finch, Snow Bunting, and more. Maybe the heavens […]

Weekend Walk for Birds at Nichols Arboretum

Nichols Arboretum - Dow Prairie Ann Arbor, MI

The Arb, with 165 species reported to eBird, is the number one hotspot for birds in the county. The diversity of habitat provides opportunities to discover a wide variety of species. Join us as we explore this local gem. Meet at the east end of the arboretum at the Dow Prairie entrance. From Geddes Ave., […]

One Road Challenge

Attendance: 0 / ∞

This is a friendly team birding competition where teams pick one road in the county to see how many birds they can see in a morning along that road. If you have a team, great. If not, that's OK too; register and we will help set you up with a team. More details and competition […]

Weekend Walk for Bird at Barton Nature Area

Barton Nature Area Parking Lot MI

Join us for a wonderful walk as we search for migrating waterfowl along Barton Pond and explore the neighboring woods and savannah. Barton Pond is one of the top hotspots in Washtenaw County in March. View a list of March Barton Pond birds here. Meet at the parking lot along Huron River Drive north of […]

Woodcock Walk at Barton Nature Area

Barton Nature Area Parking Lot MI

If you have never witnessed the display of the American Woodcock, you should join us for this event. Meet at the Barton Nature Area parking lot off of Huron River Drive, 250 feet north of Bird Rd.  Leaders: Ray Stocking   New to birding? Bird curious? No binoculars? No problem! There is no better way […]