Come and join the millions of people who love birding. The thrill of the search and the satisfaction of identifying the birds you find are sure to hook you on this awesome endeavor. Learn how to find birds, recognize their field marks, and observe their behavior in this action-packed camp that will take you all around the Portland area on birding adventures.
We’ll visit some well-known birding spots as well as some new ones in search of tree climbing Nuthatches, soaring raptors, and iconic Great Blue Herons. Learn from our vast specimens collection and create art inspired by the birds you see. This is a great camp for new birders or those who want to sharpen their skills.
Week-long Camp: August 22 – August 26, 8:30/8:45 a.m. – 3:15/3:30 p.m. Grades: 3-5
Drop off Location: Grades 3-5 meet at Upper Macleay Park, which neighbors Portland Audubon on Cornell Road to the east. Type of Camp: On the Go Camps are day camps that travel by van or bus to learn about some of the beautiful parks, greenspaces and forests that are in and surround Portland.