Current List of NVBC Field Trips (February 2019-May 2019)

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Please Note:

  1. All Field Trips are Free and Open to All
  2. There is no need to register for local trips
  3. Participants on weekend or out of town trips may need prior registration
  4. If in doubt about a trip because of weather, call or email the field trip leader.
  5. Click on this link www.NVBC.Org for updates and recent information about trips: Breaking News, Updates, Changes, Corrections and more….
  6. When reservations are required, please call one of the trip leaders. Phone numbers are on page 6 the current Siskin.
  7. To receive email notices, join the NVBC eMail Exchange. For sign-up directions see last page of The Siskin
  8. Beginning birders are welcome on all trips.


Fri-Sun Feb 1-3, 2019
Chincoteague Weekend (Elton Morel, Larry Cartwright)
Membership is required; signup starts by email on November 14, 2018 at 6am.

Wed Feb 6, 2019
8:30am Long Branch (Tom Nardone)

Sat Feb 9, 2019
8:30am Riverbend- Visitor Center (Larry Meade)

Wed Feb 13, 2019
8:30am Burke Lake (Jean Tatalias)

Sat Feb 16, 2019
8am Aquia Landing Beach Park (Elton Morel, David Ledwith)

Wed Feb 20, 2019(CANCELLED)
8:30am Dyke Marsh (Dixie Sommers)

Sat Feb 23, 2019
8am Mason Neck SP (Phil Silas)

Wed Feb 27, 2019
8:30am Huntley Meadows (Tom Nardone)


Sat Mar 2, 2019
8:30am Blandy Farm (Elton Morel, Dave Boltz)

Sun Mar 3, 2019(CANCELLED)
5:00pm Woodcock Display at Dusk – Huntley Meadows Hike/Bike Trail (Elton Morel)

Wed Mar 6, 2019
8:30am Long Branch (Tom Nardone)

Sat Mar 9, 2019
8am Occoquan Bay NWR (Larry Meade, Ken Hunt)

Wed Mar 13, 2019
8:30am Dyke Marsh (Dixie Sommers)

Sat Mar 16, 2019
8am Widewater State Park (Elton Morel, David Ledwith)

Wed Mar 20, 2019
8:30am Royal Lake – Lakeside Park (Phil Silas)

Sat Mar 23, 2019
8am Huntley Meadows (Larry Cartwright)

Wed Mar 27, 2019
8:30am Eakin Community Park (Jean Tatalias)

Sat Mar 30, 2019
7:30am Clifton Institute (Bert Harris, Elton Morel)


Wed Apr 3, 2019
8:30am Long Branch (Tom Nardone)

Sat Apr 6, 2019
7:30am Leopold’s Preserve (Elton Morel, Toby Hardwick)

Wed Apr 10, 2019
8:30am Claude Moore Park, Vestal’s Gap Visitor Center  (Jean Tatalias)

Sat Apr 13, 2019
7:30am Silver Lake RP (Toby Hardwick, Larry Meade)

Wed Apr 17, 2019
8:30am Fort CF Smith (Jeremy Beck)

Sat Apr 20, 2019
8:00am Aquia Landing Beach Park (Elton Morel, David Ledwith)

Thur Apr 25, 2019
8:30am Laurel Hill Equestrian Center (Phil Silas)

Sat April 27, 2019
7:30am Huntley Meadows Hike/Bike Trail (Larry Cartwright)


Wed May 1, 2019
8:30am Long Branch (Elton Morel)

Sat May 4, 2019
7:30am Leesylvania SP (Phil Silas, Elton Morel)