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Embark on a nature-filled adventure with our Birding Walks at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden!

Led by longtime Garden volunteer and avid birdwatcher, Gail Ice, this guided walk offers a unique opportunity to explore the diverse avian life that calls our Garden trails home. Whether you’re a seasoned birder or just starting out, join us for an educational and enjoyable experience in the great outdoors.

What to Expect:

  • Guided bird-walk along the Garden trails, starting outside the Garden’s Visitors Pavilion.
  • Learn about local bird species, their habitats, and behaviors from an experienced birder.
  • Discover hidden gems and scenic spots within the Garden while observing birds in their natural environment.
  • Bring your own pair of binoculars if you have them to enhance your birdwatching experience.

Important Information:

  • This event is open to all ages and levels of birdwatching experience. Pets are not allowed on this walk.
  • Please dress appropriately for hiking and outdoor exploration. We recommend wearing comfortable walking shoes, layered clothing, and bringing rain gear.
  • This walk encompasses fields and rough terrain, offering an adventurous experience for visitors. While the trail is more accessible to those with all-terrain wheelchairs and strollers, it may present challenges for individuals with limited mobility. Please note that the terrain may be rugged and uneven, requiring agility and sure footing. We encourage visitors to assess their own comfort level before embarking on this walk.
  • This event is rain or shine.
  • Participants are encouraged to respect wildlife and follow Leave No Trace principles during the walk.
  • Registration is not required; simply meet outside the Visitors Pavilion at the designated time to join the walk.

Dates: First and Third Fridays

Time: 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Location: Meet outside the Visitors Pavilion

Admission: Free for participants; Participants without memberships who wish to explore the Garden’s interior after the Birding Walk will need to purchase tickets for Garden admission.

Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with nature and discover the beauty of birdwatching at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden!