Field Trips

Join us on our next field trip and see what you've been missing. Most of our trips are free and open to the public, and beginners are always welcomed.

Upcoming Field Trips

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Overnight trips: For any overnight trips, the leader must be contacted two weeks prior.

Weekday walks: Please check the website and HASnotes for field trip announcements.

Note: Please inform the leaders if you plan to join the group. Pouring rain generally cancels a trip, but it may not be raining at the trip site, so call.

Attendees are responsible for their own meals, travel expenses and accommodations, when applicable.

Please check the website for any changes to field trip dates due to weather or other circumstances.

Members and non-members can email us at for further information or assistance. You may also contact the trip leader listed for a particular trip via email or phone.

Reminder: The Hartford Audubon Society Board would like to encourage its members and guests to take seriously the goals of this organization to promote conservation of our natural resources and car pool whenever possible.

Field Trip Reports

Hartford Summer Bird Count Summary – June 12-13, 2021

HARTFORD SUMMER BIRD COUNT SUMMARY –  JUNE 12-13 2021 As we moved through spring, Connecticut began to loosen up its COVID 19 restrictions, and people began to once again travel…
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Fisher Meadows Avon, CT – May 22, 2021 Trip Report

Fisher Meadows Avon, CT May 22nd 2021 Brian Toal – trip leader   15 birders joined us for our annual walk around Fisher Meadows recreation area in Avon. We had…
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Greenstone Hollow Nature Preserve – May 15 Trip Report

The day was clear and sunny.  Six of us gathered for the Greenstone trip, including a couple from Puerto Rico who wanted to see what their birds are doing during…
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Lewis Farm Sanctuary Trip Report – May 5, 2021   

Lewis Farm Sanctuary Trip Report – May 5, 2021 Trip Guide:  Abby Wolcott On a damp spring morning, 13 local birders met at Lewis Farm to explore the trails and…
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Tanager Hill Trip Report – Weatogue/Simsbury – May 6, 2021

Tanager Hill Trip Report – Weatogue/Simsbury –May 6, 2021 Trip Leader: John Weeks Hartford Audubon Society held its annual spring bird walk on Tanager Hill today. Forty-seven species were…
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Roaring Brook Nature Center Field Trip Report – May 2, 2021

Four members and friends of the Hartford Audubon Society met field trip leader, Jay Kaplan, in the Roaring Brook Nature Center parking lot on Sunday, May 2, 2021 at the…
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