Waterfowl on the lake are always changing—or at least those we can see change in their variety. And the resident eagles should be busy. Sponsored by the Northern Virginia Bird Club.
Getting there: Entrance is off Route 123, south of Burke Lake Road.Follow signs to Park, turning left at second traffic light past Burke Lake Road.Take an immediate left in the park, then meet at the lot on the right (near the mini golf course). 7315 Ox Road, Fairfax Station, 22039.
We’ll meet and then drive to the various Reston lakes to check for waterfowl at a number of locations. Let’s hope for open water this year! Sponsored by The Reston Association, the Bird Feeder of Reston, and ASNV.
Getting there: Take Reston Parkway north from the Dulles Toll Road and turn right on Baron Cameron Ave.Meet in the parking lot for the tennis courts on Village Road, north of Baron Cameron Ave.
On this short walk we’ll stroll by the edge of Lake Newport and then walk through the woods and fields surrounding the Chapel. Meet leader Jean Tatalias in the parking lot. Sponsored by ASNV.
Getting there:From Route 7, go west on Baron Cameron Ave, and turn north on Village Rd. (opposite Lake Anne Village Center). Make an immediate right onto Brown’s Chapel Rd. and park by the ball field. 1575 Brown’s Chapel Road
The woods to Snakeden stream are lovely for an autumn walk. Join leaders Robin Duska Huff and Kristine Lansing to enjoy a fall birding morning. Sponsored by ASNV.
Our kinglets and sparrows should be making appearances! Join the walk led by Dixie Sommers in this new location situated adjacent to the beautiful Marumsco Creek and Occoquan Bay National Water Reserve. Sponsored by ASNV.
Come look for the birds that use the woods, fields, and ponds of the gardens for summer residence or for a refueling point on early fall migration. Meet leader Colt Gregory in the Visitor Center. Usual Garden fees apply. Sponsored by ASNV and Meadowlark.
Join leader Toby Hardwick at this park to look for the dickcissels and grasshopper sparrows that have been spotted in this field, farm, and woodland habitat park. Sponsored by ASNV.
Enjoy the woods and the stream bed areas which are rich in bird life. Sponsored by the Reston Association and The Bird Feeder of Reston.
This weekend shorebird trip is full. Call or email Ray Smith to check on wait list possibility. 571-286-7856 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Get a head start on the Mason Neck State Park Eagle Festival on May 12, 8 AM - 10 AM with a bird walk along the Bayview Trail. Free admission to the park on this day only. Park at the picnic area, not the Visitor Center. Dixie Sommers leads. Sponsored by ASNV.