Sunday January 5, 9am
Sunday February 2, 9am
(Walk the Wetlands begins at 8am April through September, and at 9am October through March)
Walk along the South Platte River exploring ponds and habitats for residents birds. We always have a surprise! Dress for the weather. Bring binoculars, field guides, water and a snack. We can lend you binoculars and field guides if you don’t have them.
Meeting Place: Parking lot at the Audubon Center at Chatfield. The Audubon Center is located on Waterton Road, 4.4 miles south of C-470 and Wadsworth.
Leaders: Audubon Master Birders
Registration NOT required. Donations to ASGD appreciated.
Saturday, February 15, 9am-2pm
Counting birds is as easy as 1, 2, 3! Come learn how to identify birds, use binoculars and turn your backyard into a bird sanctuary. Find out what birds eat and how to feed them. Come join us on a bird hike and help us count the birds at our feeders so you can do the same at your home. Bring your kids and help them make their own binoculars and participate in a nature scavenger hunt. Learn the best ways to attract more birds to your yard. Join us for a bird-tastic time!
Meeting Place: Audubon Center at Chatfield. The Audubon Center is located on Waterton Road, 4.4 miles south of C-470 and Wadsworth.
Registration NOT required for families or individuals, please call 303-973-9530 to register a group: Free; Donations to ASGD appreciated.
Check back for 2014 dates!
Join us at the Audubon Nature Center to discover who is out and about at night and what activities these creatures are up to. Explore the trails at the Nature Center in search of beavers, owls, raccoon, deer and other nocturnal animals. After the hike we will be gazing at the night sky and discussing the constellations, planets, stars, and the moon phase.
Meeting Place:Audubon Center at Chatfield
Registration required. $5 ASGD members; $8 non-members; $12 per member family; $20 per non-member family. (Family = 3 or more people)
Limited to 20 people (Please call our office) or Register Online!
Notes: Please wear shoes to hike in, weather appropriate clothing, and bring a flashlight if you’d like. Wear long pants and hiking shoes, as the poison ivy along the river is growing really well!”
If the weather is inclement, this outing may be cancelled. Please call our office (303-973-9530) before 4pm the day of the hike to see if it has been canceled.
Please call 303.973.9530 for directions to the Nature Center or use link below for directions: http://www.denveraudubon.org/about/directions/
DO NOT use Mapquest, Google Earth, or GPS.
Audubon Center at Chatfield – From C470 & Wadsworth, go south on Wadsworth 4.4 miles. Turn left onto Waterton Road. Turn left immediately into the first parking lot, at the Audubon Center sign.