Local Trips and Classes

[b]Central Park Birding[/b]Central Park Birding

Come out and see what New York City has to offer!

NYC Audubon offers a great variety of trips and classes right here close to home, in all five boroughs and beyond. Please browse our selections of local trips and classes below.

To read about ongoing free walks with Bryant Park, Van Cortlandt Park, and other NYC locations,
please click here.
 


PLEASE NOTE: Fall walks will become available for member-only online registration MONDAY, AUGUST 19th at 9am. General online registration will open to the public on Monday, September 2nd at 9am. 

Upcoming Local Trips & Classes - Click on each event title to learn more 

Wednesday, July 10th: Oceanside Marine Nature Study Area

Saturday, July 13th: SOLD OUT Beach-Nesting Birds of Nickerson Beach, NY

Sunday, July 14th: Audubon Mural Project Tour

Sunday, July 21st: SOLD OUT Birding Gems of Staten Island - Freshkills Park

Friday, August 2nd: SOLD OUT Shorebird Identification Workshop

Friday, August 9th: SOLD OUT Central Park Ramble - Breeding Birds and Early Migrants

Sunday, August 11th: Audubon Mural Project Tour

Sunday, August 18th: Croton Point Park

Saturday, August 24th: SOLD OUT Shorebird Walk in Jamaica Bay

Sunday, August 25th: Prospect Park Bird Walk

Saturday, August 31st: Prospect Park Bird Walk

Wednesday, September 4th: SOLD OUT Morning Fall Migration Walks in Central Park

Thursday, September 5th: SOLD OUT Morning Fall Migration Walks in Central Park

Friday, September 6th: SOLD OUT Fall Warblers Class

Saturday, September 7th: Prospect Park Bird Walk

Monday, September 9th: SOLD OUT Evening Fall Migration Walks in Central Park

Tuesday, September 10th: SOLD OUT Evening Fall Migration Walks in Central Park

Wednesday, September 11th: SOLD OUT Evening Fall Migration Walks in Central Park

Sunday, September 15th: SOLD OUT Hook Mountain Hawk Watch

Sunday, September 15th: Audubon Mural Project Tour


Ongoing Free Events 

BIRDING AT WAVE HILL, THE BRONX
Sundays, June 9, July 14, August 11 and September 8 9:30-11:30am
With Wave Hill
Naturalist Gabriel Willow contributes his extensive knowledge of bird species and their behaviors on these captivating walks. Wave Hill’s garden setting overlooking the Hudson River flyway provides the perfect habitat for resident and migrating birds. Ages 10 and up welcome with an adult. Limited to 20. NYC Audubon members enjoy two-for-one admission (see www.wavehill.org for more information). 

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PELHAM BAY PARK BIRD WALKS, THE BRONX
Sundays, May 12-June 30 9-10:30am
Guide: NYC Audubon
With Pelham Bay Park
Before May 20th: Meet at Orchard Beach Parking Lot
May 20th-June 30th: Meet at Rodman's Neck Parking Lot
Join us to explore some of the best birding NYC has to offer. Come discover Pelham Bay Park's diverse habitat that attracts a variety of spring migrants. No registration necessary. No limit. Free

 

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VAN CORTLANDT BIRD WALKS, THE BRONX
Saturdays, April 27-July 20, 9-10:30am
Guide: NYC Audubon
With the Van Cortlandt Park Conservancy
Meet at Van Cortlandt Nature Center. The history of birding and Van Cortlandt Park are inseparable. Influential birders such as Roger Tory Peterson and Allan D. Cruickshank got their starts on Van Cortlandt’s ecologically diverse grounds. These walks celebrate the tradition set by these great ornithologists. Participants will look for various species of residents and migrants and discuss a wide range of avian topics. For more information, call 212-691-7483. No registration necessary. No limit. Free

  

GOVERNORS ISLAND FREE BIRD WALKS
Saturdays, June 29, July 27, August 10 and August 24, 2-3pm
Sundays, June 30, July 21 and August 18, 2-3pm
Guide: NYC Audubon
Meet at Nolan Park House #17. Join us for a bird walk around beautiful and historic Governors Island, which boasts over 192 species recorded on ebird.org. Learn about the island's fascinating history and search for waterbirds, raptors, waterfowl, and more. Binoculars are available to borrow. No registration necessary. No limit. Free 

 

RIVERSIDE PARK SUMMER ON HUDSON BIRD WALKS
Friday, July 12 and September 13, 5:30-7pm
Guide: NYC Audubon
With Riverside Park Summer on the Hudson

Meet at the park entrance at 120th Street and Riverside Drive and explore Riverside Park on this family-friendly bird walk. Who knows what birds we'll discover while taking in views of the Hudson River. No limit. No registration. Free 

SPRING MIGRATION IN BROOKLYN BRIDGE PARK WITH HEATHER WOLF
Saturday, July 13, 9-10:30am
Sunday, August 18, 9-10:30am

Guide: Heather Wolf
Meet at Pier 1 park entrance at the intersection of Old Fulton Street and Furman Street. Join Heather Wolf, author of Birding at the Bridge, for a picturesque bird walk along the Brooklyn waterfront in search of spring migrants. Visit www.nycaudubon.org/birding-bk-bridge to register. Limited to 19. Free

Click here to RSVP for July 13 walk
Click here to RSVP for August 18 walk 

 

 

 


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