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

  1. E Media Volunteer Wanted!

    Monday, May 11 @ 12:00 am - Sunday, May 31 @ 12:00 am
  2. Canceled – May 31, 2020 – Station 43 – Sunday – 7:30 am

    Sunday, May 31 @ 7:30 am - 3:00 pm
  3. Canceled – June 6, 2020 – Greenstone Hollow/Trails Day – Saturday – 8 am

    Saturday, June 6 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  4. Not yet determined! – June 9, 2020 – Pot Luck Picnic and Bird Walk

    Tuesday, June 9 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. UPDATED – PLEASE READ -June 13-14, 2020 – Summer Bird Count – Saturday-Sunday

    Saturday, June 13 - Sunday, June 14

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 info@HartfordAudubon.org 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

Satchuest Point trip – Saturday, March 30

Saturday, March 30 enticed only 6 participants to take in my annual Rhode Island trip. Surprising since it was a nice day for birding with temps in the 50s. We…
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Western CT Shoreline bird trip – 3/24/2019

14 birders attended today’s Western CT Shoreline bird trip. We saw a total 52 species including 20 killdeers, 2 Ospreys, 2 Fox Sparrows and an early Great Egret at Sherwood.…
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Long Island Sound Gulls & Plankton Trip- March 9, 2019

39 of us, plus 3 crew from the Maritime Aquarium, assembled at the Norwalk CT dock around 9:30 am and departed at 10 am for a six-hour cruise in LIS…
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Western Shoreline -March 25, 2018

“Western CT Shoreline” Leaders: Maggie Peretto & Tina Green Six years old Leon loved the great views of the Great Horned Owl. Tina Green set up her scope low so…
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Hartford Audubon Society – Pot Luck Supper – December 11, 2018 – Fun with Friends!

Fun time with Hartford Audubon friends at our Pot Luck Supper! December 11, 2018 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Bring your favorite dish for sharing and your own table…
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Station 43 Bird Walk – January 5, 2019

On a cold, rainy, foggy morning seven of us took a stroll through Station 43 to see what we could find, which ended up being a total of 26 species.…
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