Blog & Trip Reports

9/25/2022 – Keney Park Trip Report

September 29, 2022 |

Sunday the 25th of September 2022, Keney Park, Hartford, Windsor line entrance. The morning started out with gray skies making the early part to our very birdy areas a challenge.…

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9/28/22 Lewis Farm Trip Report

September 29, 2022 |

 On a crisp September morning a half dozen birders congregated at Lewis Farm for a chance to stretch their legs and to see some birds, too.  We headed down the…

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Bird Walk Trip Report at Hilltop Farm – 9/8/22

September 9, 2022 |

Written and submitted by Trip Leader: Joan Heffernan Hilltop Farm is a bustling place these days.  The big white cathedral barn is in its final stages of preparation for its…

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Birdwalk in Elizabeth Park Trip Report- 6/5/2021 – Submitted by Sarah Faulkner

June 15, 2022 |

Trip Report: Family Birdwalk in Elizabeth Park – 6/5/2021 – Submitted by Trip Leader –  Sarah Faulkner A wonderful group of 14 folks joined together for an introductory, family birdwalk…

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Machimoodus State Park report submitted by Trip Leader Rob Mirer

June 2, 2022 |

Machimoodus State Park Trip Report – May 14, 2022 Written by Rob Mirer – Trip Leader On a lovely mid-spring day (May 14), 5 Hartford Audubon members met at Machimoodus…

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Station 43 report – submitted by Trip Leader Paul Cianfaglione

May 30, 2022 |

Twelve birders gathered at Station 43 in South Windsor on Sunday 5/29/22 in search of nesting wetland birds. We tallied 50 species with highlights being scope looks at a LEAST…

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2022 Roaring Brook Nature Center Trip Report – May 1, 2022 Submitted by Jay Kaplan

May 17, 2022 |

Twelve members and friends of the Hartford Audubon Society met in the Roaring Brook Nature Center parking lot on Sunday, May 1, 2022 for a bird walk near the start…

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Greenstone Hollow Nature Preserve – Trip Report – 5/14/2022

May 16, 2022 |

Greenstone Hollow Nature Preserve Trip Report, May 14, 2022 The day was cloudy but dry.  Four of us gathered for the Greenstone trip, including two new people to the preserve. …

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Keney Park 5/8/22 Walk – Trip Report Submitted by Annette Pasek

May 14, 2022 |

The day’s chill was brief though the dim lighting lasted but the first hour of our three-hour walk. The Mother’s Day walk at Keney Park, the jewel of Hartford began…

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Quarry Park/Connecticut River Floodplain Trip Report – Apr 30, 2022 Submitted by Larry Lunden

May 2, 2022 |

Quarry Park and Connecticut River Floodplain – Trip Report, Apr 30, 2022 Submitted by Larry Lunden A sunny but windy day greeted us as we started out the walk.  Two…

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Greenstone Hollow Trip Report – 4/16/22 – Submitted by Christopher Fisher

April 19, 2022 |

Trip Guide – Christopher Fisher Greenstone Hollow Trip Report for walk on 4/16/22 – 8am. Weather – Sunny, Temperature 55ºF – 59ºF Attendees: Chris Fisher, Diane Fisher, Matthew Poltorak, Sue Gagliardi, Edee Vassar, Davis Smith, Laura…

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Study group-April 9, 2022 Hartford Riverfront Boathouse, Riverside Park -submitted by Annette Pasek

April 12, 2022 |

Trip Leader/Coordinator – Annette Pasek April 9th, 2022, Meeting Location – The Hartford Riverfront Boathouse, Riverside Park 20 Leibert Rd, Hartford Group of six, Cynthia, Jon, Maggie, Annette, Debra and…

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