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San Diego Bird Festival

Birding By Bike
This trip meets at Marina Village Conference Center, in the Courtyard area. Bikes are included. 

Thursday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am -10:00 am, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm 
Sunday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

$50 for the long trips, $40 for the short trips. Bring your own bike and get a discount on the trip fee.

Daily Bike Rentals

Would you like to spend the afternoon experiencing the birds of Mission Bay from a bike? Bike rentals are available from 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm.  (3:30 to 5:30 on Friday) They can be rented in the Registration area and picked up in the Exhibit Hall from Erik and Hannah Go Birding

$10 per person

Birding by Kayak
South Bay is a lovely spot where you can see many ducks, waders and shorebirds. But have you ever tried birding from a kayak? It is a great way to see the bay and its birds. Ocean Connectors is partnering with us to make this experience possible. This is a "meet-you-there" field trip. Meeting directions will be sent to participants after registration.

Thursday  8:00 -11:00 am, 
Friday  8:00 - 11:00 am
Saturday 8:00 - 11:00 am
Sunday 8:00 -11:00 am

$75 per person

Tecolote Canyon

Famosa Slough

Pelagic Trips!

details coming soon

Guajome Regional Park

Beginning Birding

Silverwood Showcase


Let's Explore iNaturalist!


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