2016 to 2017 Field Trips


Lorain Harbor January 2015 Field Trip by Diane Devereaux


January 2015 Common Goldeneye and Ducks at Miller Road Park, Avon Lake. Photos by Kevin McKelvey


April 2016 Cleveland Natural History Museum, and Outer Limits Walk at Sandy Ridge, November 2015. Photo by Debbie Parker

July 2016 at Peak Preserve with Western Cuyahoga Audubon. Photo by Penny O'Connor

Our club sponsors frequent field trips that originate in Lorain County and travel to unique birding sites throughout northern Ohio. Details of meeting places will be listed in WingTips announcements. Visitors welcome; all on Saturdays,

Field Trips 2016:

8/20/16 Old Woman Creek/Sheldon’s Marsh (Tammy Martin) 8:30 am (meet at Old Woman Creek parking lot, Huron)

9/17/16 Sandy Ridge Lorain County Metro Park (Larry Wilson & Arlene Ryan) 9 am

10/15/16 Augusta-Anne Olsen State Nature Pres. (Tammy Martin) 9 am (meet at 4934 W. River Rd., Wakeman)

11/19/16 Rocky River Reservation MetroPark (Bill Deininger) 9 am (meet at nature center parking lot, 24000 Valley Parkway, North Olmsted)

12/17/16 Elyria Christmas Bird Count (Marty Ackerman)

12/30/16 Wellington Christmas Bird Count (Diane Devereaux)

Field Trips 2017:

1/21/17 Lorain Harbor/Avon Lake (Tammy Martin) 9 am (meet at parking lot, Jackalope Restaurant)

2/18/17 Castalia/Pickerel Creek/etc. (Paul Sherwood) 9 am (meet at Castalia Pond)

3/18/17 Killbuck Marsh/Funk Bottoms/Brown Bog, etc. (Sally Fox) 9 am (meet at Shreve Lake parking lot, lunch at an Amish restaurant)

4/15/17 Cleveland Lakefront Nature Preserve (Chuck Slusarczyk, Jr.) 9 am (former “Dike 14”--meet at 8701 Lakeshore Blvd., Cleveland)

5/6/17 Magee Marsh 9 am (meet at West end of boardwalk)

6/17/17 Wyandot Wetland Meadows Preserve, Erie MetroParks (Paul Sherwood) 8:30 am (meet in gravel parking lot, 5307 Cleveland Rd., Sandusky)

7/15/17 Columbia Reservation, Lorain Couonty Metro Park (Tammy Martin) 8:30 am (meet at 25145 Royalton Rd., Columbia Station)

8/19/17 Chippewa Inlet, Medina MetroParks (Debbie Parker) 8:30 am (meet at north entrance parking lot, 5803 Lafayette Rd., Medina)


Birders at the March 17, 2012 Fieldtrip

Photos by Diane Devereaux