2017 to 2018 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 2017:

9/16/17 Letha House/Spencer Lake Wildlife Area: meet at 5745 Richman Road, Spencer (Medina County) (Paul Sherwod) 8:30 am

10/21/17 Lake Erie Bluffs, Lake County Metro Parks: meet at tower, 2901 Clark Road, Perrry Township (John Pogacnik) 9 am

11/18/17 Sandy Ridge Reservation: meet at 6195 Otten Road, North Ridgeville (Sharon "Birdchick" Stiteler, NPS, Minneapolis) 9 am **Join us later for Ms. Stiteler's Jack Smith Outstanding Speaker Series.

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

12/30/17 Wellington Christmas Bird Count (Diane Devereaux)

Field Trips 2018:

1/20/18 Lorain Harbor/Avon Lake: meet at parking lot, behind Jackalope Restaurant (Tammy Martin) 9 am

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

3/17/18 Killdeer Plains Wildlife Area: meet at Pond #27 parking lot, off County Hwy 68 (near Harpster) noon to dark (Paul Sherwood)

4/21/18 Cuyahoga Valley National Park: meet at Station Road Bridge/Brecksville Station (Dan & Diana Stacho) 9:30 am

5/5/18 Magee Marsh: meet at west end of boardwalk 9 am

6/16/18 Edison Woods, Erie County Metro Parks: meet at Route 61 entrance, south of Huron (Amy Didion, Firelands Audubon) 8:30 am

7/21/18 Johnson Woods State Nature Preserve: meet at 13240 Fox Lake Road, Marshallville, Wayne County (Paul Sherwood) 9 am

8/18/18 Margaret Peak Nature Preserve: meet at 10999 Buternut Ridge Road parking lot (Jeanne Buttle Williams) 8:30 am


Birders at the March 17, 2012 Fieldtrip

Photos by Diane Devereaux