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SAAS/BAS ANNUAL DINNER OCT. 6! George Fenwick, President of the American Bird Conservancy, will be our guest speaker for the combined San Antonio Audubon Society and Bexar Audubon Society annual dinner on Thursday, October 6. The dinner will be held at the San Antonio Zoo Beastro. Details on home page!


 Mitchell Lake Monthly Birding Tours

No reservation necessary!

Weekly Birding Birding tours are $8 per person for non-members, free for MLAC members. No reservation necessary (*NOTE: Tour start times are back to 8am starting in September!)

Every 2nd Tuesday morning of the month at 8 am

1st four Sunday mornings of the month at 8 am

MLAC is located at 10750 Pleasanton Road. Take the Moursund Road exit from Loop 410. Head South approx. one mile and the gate is on your left (east).

For more information:
(210) 628-1639 or


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SAAS Beginners’ Bird Walk every 2nd Saturday. Meet leader Georgina Schwartz in the parking lot near the Alamo Heights Swimming Pool at 246 Viesca Street in San Antonio. Bring binoculars and field guides if you have them (she will have some if you do not). Wear a hat and sunscreen, closed toe shoes and long pants. To get there: From the 5900 block of Broadway, turn west on Ogden Street and drive to the stop sign at Greeley Street. You’ll see the sign to the Nature Trails. Turn left, go one block and turn right on Viesca, then into the parking lot on the left. THIS IS A FREE EVENT. For more information contact Georgina (210/342-2073).

San Antonio Audubon Society--lots of birding field trips, and the best list of birding locations in our area! Download their latest newsletter to get upcoming field trip information:


TX Parks & Wildlife logoGovernment Canyon State Natural Area Please click here to visit the GCSNA Calendar!     Map & Directions click here!   Friends of Govt. Canyon Events Calendar Click Here!

Guadalupe River State Park (click for website)






Cibolo Nature Center - Boerne.

2014 San Antonio Natural Areas Events & Programs

Check this page often. First Saturday Walks and Second Saturday programs of the San Antonio Natural Areas are subject to change. Call (210) 207-3111 for Hardberger Park and Medina River Natural Area programs, and (210) 207-5320 for all other programs. Watch for flyers posted in the parks, in various media and newsletters. Reservations are recommended.

First Saturday Walks and Second Saturday Programs are sponsored by San Antonio Natural Area Parks &Bexar Audubon Society.


For even MORE outdoors and environmentally related activities:

San Antonio Audubon Society--lots of birding field trips, download their latest newsletter to get a complete listing:

Mitchell Lake Audubon Center:

Government Canyon State Natural Area:

San Antonio Natural Areas:

Cibolo Nature Center--in Boerne:

Sierra Club, Alamo Chapter: outings page here:

Consider becoming a Master Naturalist! Alamo Master Naturalist Chapter