Sandhill Crane
Sandhill Crane

White Mountain Audubon Society 2021 Field Trip Schedule Field Trip Coordinator – Rob Bettaso

Monthly Bird Walks – geared for bird lovers of all skill levels and all ages. Hiking conditions variable but suitable for participants in reasonably good health interested in walks ranging from 1-3 miles. All welcome; no pets please. Bring binoculars, field guide, and appropriate apparel, gear, snacks and water for outdoor walking in the White Mountains area during the April to September time frame. All outings on this list are free. For further information call Rob at 368-8481.

June 20th – White Mountain Nature Center: participants will meet at 7am at the White Mountain Nature Center (425 S. Woodland Road, Pinetop-Lakeside). Bird varieties abound in the diverse habitats of the Nature Center and adjacent Woodland Lake Park grounds (natural terrain trails).

July 18th – Silver Creek Fish Hatchery: participants will meet at 7 am at the public parking area of Silver Creek Trout Hatchery located at the end of a short dirt road (Hatchery Way) east of Bourdon Ranch Rd. Habitats include riparian, juniper-scrub, and open fields. No formal trails but easy and open strolling. Please call Rob Bettaso at (928) 368-8481 if planning to go. Observe social distancing.