Prairie Tuesday (PT) Summer Walks – #2 Mid-Summer Blooming Prairie

Rachel Lilly Preserve 680 MN-62, Mendota Heights, MN

This is the second of three prairie Tuesday evening walks to highlight numerous bird-native plant interactions. All are easy walks unless noted. Bring your binoculars, a 10-power magnifier (or borrow one from Chase) and consider a camera and bug repellent. Wear closed-toe shoes with socks above the ankle. Usually no toilet facilities on site. No […]

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Birds and Trees

Langton Lake Park - West Parking Lot 1950 County Rd. C2 W, Roseville

Langton Lake Park, 1950 County Rd. C2 W, Roseville, MN  55113 Join us for a stroll at Langton Lake Park to observe and identify birds and trees, and consider their interactions. DIRECTIONS    Meet at the parking lot on County Road C2 at the west side of the lake. INFORMATION    Bring binoculars, bird guide, tree guide […]

Bird & Bike the Vadnais-Snail Lakes Regional Park

Snail Lake Regional Park, Shoreview, MN 4191 Snail Lake Blvd., Shoreview, MN

4191 Snail Lake Blvd., Shoreview, MN 55126 We are reviving birding by bicycle! Discover the fun of birding from a bicycle on more than 5 miles of mostly level, paved, multi-use trails that connect four lakes in Shoreview: Grass, Snail, Sucker, and Vadnais, all of which are prime birding locations for Ramsey County (top 10 […]

Birding Summer Style – #3 Bass Ponds on the Minnesota River

Bass Ponds 2325 E 86th St, Bloomington, MN

This is the last of three great Birding Summer Style trips offered at a variety of days and times. Why? Summer birding is more relaxed and presents possibilities for observing different behaviors once birds are settled on family territories. Birders have opportunities for lingering identifications with group interaction at a summer-time relaxed pace. The slower […]

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***CANCELLED ***Prairie Tuesday (PT) Summer Walks – #3 Late Summer Blooming Prairie***CANCELLED***

Valley View Park 5575 Ozark Ave N, Oak Park Heights, MN

This is the third of three Prairie Tuesday evening walks to highlight numerous bird-native plant interactions. All are easy walks unless noted. Bring your binoculars, a 10-power magnifier (or borrow one from Chase) and consider a camera and bug repellent. Wear closed-toe shoes with socks above the ankle. Usually no toilet facilities on site. No […]

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Carpenter Nature Center – Wisconsin Campus

Carpenter Nature Center - Wisconsin Campus 279 S. Cove Rd., Hudson, WI

279 S. Cove Rd., Hudson, WI 54016 Sunday, August 14, 8:30 - 11:00 AM We are birding at the newly expanded Wisconsin Campus of the Carpenter Nature Center. The expansion includes a visitor center, paved and mowed trails, and remote teaching areas. CNC staff will provide a brief introduction prior to our group exploring the […]

NOTE TIME CHANGE ***Beginning Birding at Crosby Farm Regional Park**** REGISTRATION FULL

Crosby Farm Regional Park 2595 Crosby Farm Rd., St. Paul, MN

St. Paul Audubon is once again partnering with the St. Paul Library to offer a beginning birding field trip. Come and learn about birding, including how to use binoculars and a field guide. Mostly come to have some late summer fun outdoors. DIRECTIONS     Southwest of downtown St. Paul off Shepard Rd. Meet in the parking […]

Bird Up – at Sucker Lake

Sucker Lake Vadnais Heights, MN

Bird Up! - Something New for the Fall This is the debut of Saint Paul Audubon’s new more informal version of birding events.  Meet up at the site, and everyone will be responsible for finding and identifying the birds.  SPAS will provide a convener who is familiar with the park and knows which areas to […]

Fall Migrants and Grassland Goldenrod at Battle Creek Park East

Battle Creek Park - South Battle Creek Parking Lot 2301 Lower Afton Rd, Saint Paul, MN

2301 Lower Afton Rd., Maplewood, MN 55119 Saturday, September 10, 9:00 – 11:00 AM We’ll bird the western edge of the grassland where we hope to hear and see migrating fall warblers, sparrows and hawks, along with the early fall colors of the grassland. This area is  being considered for preservation. DIRECTIONS    From McKnight Rd […]

Bird Up – at William O’Brien State Park

William O'Brien State Park 16821 O Brien Trail N, Marine on St. Croix, MN

Bird Up! - Something New for the Fall This fall we are debuting Saint Paul Audubon’s new more informal version of birding events, Bird Ups.  Meet up at the site, and everyone will be responsible for finding and identifying the birds.  SPAS will provide a convener who is familiar with the park and knows which […]

***CANCELLED ***Bike & Bird the Vadnais-Snail Lakes Regional Park***CANCELLED***

Snail Lake Regional Park, Shoreview, MN 4191 Snail Lake Blvd., Shoreview, MN

4191 Snail Lake Blvd., Shoreview, MN 55126 Saturday, September 24, 8:00 AM to Noon Discover the fun of birding from a bicycle on several miles of mostly level, paved, multi-use trails that connect two lakes in Shoreview: Grass, and Snail, both of which are prime birding locations for Ramsey County (top 10 hotspots on eBird). […]

Covid Guidelines

  • All participants are expected to be vaccinated and boosted (if timing indicates) for COVID-19
  • All participants will maintain social distancing
  • Masks are optional but welcome