Be sure to see the “Go Birding” page for information on meeting locations, what to bring, and other helpful hints.

Cancellation policy: Field trip leaders will make the decision and notify participants. We will also post the decision on this page.

Be sure to scroll all the way down to see field trips offered by other organizations!

Field trips have resumed! Social distancing and masking requirements are in place.

We recently acquired several pairs of binoculars we are now loaning out on our walks. Please let your trip leader know if you need to borrow a pair so we can make appropriate arrangements. 

Birding Garden of the Gods  – Friday, September 17, 2021 @ 7:30 AM 

Aiken has partnered with Garden of the Gods to bring you a series of bird walks in August and September! The first walk takes place on Friday, August 6. Tyler Stuart will lead a group along the Cabin Canyon Trail to get familiar with the breeding and migrant birds of this area. Bring binoculars, water, sturdy shoes, and sun protection. Aiken Audubon has a limited number of binoculars to loan if requested.

Birding Fountain Creek Regional Park  – Saturday, October 2, 2021 @ 8:00 AM 

Please join Aiken Audubon and trip leader David Rudin for an October 2nd bird walk at Fountain Creek Regional Park. We’ll meet in the Fountain Creek Nature Center parking lot at 8:00 a.m. The outing will be from 8-1030a for any level birder. Binoculars are strongly recommended. Aiken has several pairs of binoculars available to loan, but please notify us in advance. Group size limited to 12, so register early by sending an email to [email protected] to confirm your spot!

Would you like to lead a field trip? No experience necessary, just enthusiasm and a friendly attitude. Contact Heidi Eaton, [email protected] for more information on volunteering to lead a trip for Aiken Audubon.

More Options

The Mile High Bug Club also hosts numerous field trips and cordially invites Audubon folks to join them. For information, visit their Facebook page, or contact Eric Eaton at [email protected].

Pueblo’s Arkansas Valley Audubon Society welcomes us on their trips. Check their website for the latest information.

Denver Field Ornithologists also sponsors many field trips each month. Check the right-hand bar on their website’s home page for a month-by-month listing.