January Field Trips

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January Field Trips


  • Denver Urban Christmas Count

    January 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

    All birdwatchers, whether beginner, intermediate, or advanced, are invited to join us on one or more Christmas Bird Counts.  Taking place across the ...

  • Front Range Birding

    January 6 @ 7:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Meet for birders’ breakfast of coffee, juice, bagels, and donuts at the feeder patio of Front Range Birding Company.  Afterward, we’ll w...

  • Wheat Ridge Greenbelt

    January 6 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am

    We will look for resident and wintering birds, ducks and gulls as we walk around this rich habitat that has several large ponds and mature trees. This...

  • Walk the Wetlands

    January 7 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Walk for about 3 miles along the South Platte River exploring ponds and riparian and grassland habitats for late fall migrants, residents, and winter ...

  • Waterfowl Walk at Quincy Reservoir

    January 13 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am

    Quincy Reservoir is a great spot to see wintering ducks, geese, raptors and songbirds. Join Aurora Parks, Recreation and Open Space naturalists for an...

  • Grant Frontier Park

    January 13 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Our focus today is wintering songbirds, ducks and geese on the South Platte River in the area south of Overland Pond. Many of the ducks should be ea...

  • Chatfield State Park

    January 27 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Chatfield State Park Join Chatfield expert Joey Kellner for his monthly walks at Chatfield State Park. Hiking is fairly easy as Joey leads the group ...

  • Duck ID by Birding with Mike

    January 27 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

    The Platte is a favorite gathering place for ducks during winter.  Learn how to ID ducks, as well as their different lifestyles.  This location is a...

  • Hawk Walk at Cottonwood Creek 

    January 27 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Cottonwood Creek, a tributary to Cherry Creek Reservoir, is the site of a restoration project to stabilize the channel and recreate a natural, well-...

  • Raptors of the Northern Front Range

    January 28 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Follow the trip leader to spot surprising numbers of raptors and other high-flyers, such as bald eagles, red-tailed hawks and great-horned owls. Thi...