Shorebird Walk

Join our February Bird Hosts Les and Jane for a bird walk that meets at the fishing pier and goes over the birds that call the waters around Goose Island State Park home.

When Feb 05, 2014
from 08:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Where Goose Island State Park
Contact Name Janelle Rand
Contact Email
Contact Phone 361-729-2858
Attendees This is an easy walk over fairly level terrain. Participants are welcome to stay for all or only part of the walk. Length of walks may vary.

Meet our February Bird Hosts at the Goose Island State Park fishing pier for a morning bird walk.  Les and Jane are returning to Goose Island State Park and will host our February bird walks.  Plan on seeing a variety of birds on these walks, you can just observer or learn how to identify shorebirds in winter plumage and ducks in flight.  Other species are often seen in the brush along the island. 

When:  Wednesdays 8:30 a.m.

Where to meet:  The parking area next to the fishing pier.

What are we doing:  Bird Watching and Walking.

Things to bring:  Binoculars, water, sun screen, shoes suitable for walking, a camera, and wear weather appropriate clothing. There will be a few pairs of binoculars available for loan, but it is best to bring your own.

Walks may be canceled or postponed in event of rain.

 There is no fee for attending this program although park entrance  is required.  Entrance fees are $5 per person over the age of 13, children 12 and under are free, or free with a current Texas State Park Pass.  Appropriate for all ages and all skills of birders.  We do have a few pairs of binoculars available for use during the program.  If planning on borrowing a pair of binoculars please email to reserve a pair.


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