Bexar Audubon Society Field Trips


Sunday, January 13, 8:30 AM
Cibolo Nature Center Bird Walk
Meet in the parking lot/pavilion area at Cibolo Nature Center, 140 City Park Rd, Boerne, TX. RSVP to BexarAudubonSociety@bexaraudubon.org

Tuesday, January 22, 9:00 AM
Downtown San Antonio Birds!
Join us to look for the Peregrine Falcon and other City of SA feathered inhabitants.  Space limited. RSVP to BexarAudubonSociety@bexaraudubon.org, or call 
210-837-0577 and we will send you the details. Combination of walking and driving.  We will meet to carpool from a central location.      

Sunday Feb 3, Meeting Time TBD
Winter Sparrows and More in Jackson Nature Park, Wilson County
Patsy and Tom Inglet will lead us through this 50-acre park on Cibolo Creek southeast of San Antonio at 9284 County Rd. 401, Stockdale, TX.  The park has interesting riparian and savanna habitat.  Please RSVP to BexarAudubonSociety@bexaraudubon.orgfor sign up and details on morning meeting time.  Carpooling will be an option.  We will travel SE on Highway 87 and may make a quick stop to look for ducks on the way. 

Saturday, March 10, 8:00 AM
Government Canyon Dinosaur Footprints Hike
 Join leader Fred Loxsom to hike up the Joe Johnson trail into the heart of Government Canyon where we will view the 110 million-year-old dinosaur footprints and explore the geology, plants and birds. Meet at the Backcountry Trailhead (inside the park) by 8:00 AM. You will need to have a Texas State Parks Pass or pay a $6/person entrance fee. 
The park gate opens at 7:00 AM. The hike is about 5.7 miles round-trip and of moderate difficulty.  Bring plenty of water and refreshing snacks, and wear sturdy shoes for hiking on rocky terrain.  The round trip takes between 3 and 5 hours.  We will finish in time for lunch in the picnic area near park headquarters.  Contact Fred to RSVP and for further information at floxsom@trinity.edu or 860-455-3422 (text or call).