May 2018 N Rim Black Canyon field trip

BCAS field trip group on the North Rim of the Black Canyon.

 

First Tuesday Birding Trips

Tuesday October 2, November 6, December 4, 9:00 a.m.  First Tuesday Birding Trip. Dstinations to be announced. Bruce Ackerman will be leading a birding trip to somewhere good near Montrose.  Meet at the Gold's Gym parking lot (1840 East Main St. also known as the corner of Hillcrest Dr and Highway 50) at 9:00 a.m. to get started and carpool. Return to Montrose around noon. For more information contact Bruce at (727) 858-5857 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Ridgway/Ouray Area Birding

Saturday September 15, 9:00 a.m.  Join us for a full day of birding at a variety of places in the Ridgway and Ouray areas.  Meet at the Ridgway State park Visitor Center at 9:00 a.m.  We will bird that area for a short time and get organized, then travel fo such places a Billy Creek State Wildlife Area, Top of the Pines, and the Box Canyon Falls.  Bring a lunch and be prepared for variable weather.  If you are coming from the south and would like to meet in the Colona area, contact Bruce at (727) 858-5857 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Owl Creek Pass Birding

Saturday October 13, 9:00 a.m.  Mary Costello and Bruce Ackerman will lead a group to Owl Creek Pass in hopes of finding resident birds and birds still in migration.  Bring a lunch and warm clothes.  We will meet a 9:00 a.m. at the Montrose South City Market parking lot that faces Woodgate Road near the gas station.  For more information contact Bruce at (727) 858-5857 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Bostwick Park and Kinikin Road Birding

Saturday November 17, 9:00 a.m.  Meet Bruce Ackerman at the Gold's Gym parking lot (1840 East Main St. also known as the corner of Hillcrest Dr and Highway 50) at 9:00 a.m. for a morning of birding to Bostwick Park (on the way to the Black Canyon National Park).  We will then head south and travel the backroads east of Montrose along Kinikin Road for added variety.  Bring some food along and clothing for cool weather.  For more information contact Bruce at (727) 858-5857 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Blue Mesa Reservoir Waterfowl

Saturday December 1, 10:00 a.m.  For the past few years, we have had an annual birding trip to Blue Mesa Reservoir to count Barrow's Goldeneye.  Although Jason Beason has moved on, we would like to continue the tradition because we usually see some very interesting birds.  We will meet at the Lake Fork Marina and boat ramp (just east of the dam) at 10:00 a.m.  Bring a lunch and an abundance of warm clothing, as it can be cold and windy.  Trip size is limited, so sign up in advance to reserv your place.  Contact Jon Horn at (970) 209-5404 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to sign up and for more information.  If the weather looks like it will be terrible, we may need to cancel the trip, so hope for good weather.

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