Current Field Trips

Current List of NVBC Field Trips (January 2024- May 2024)

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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.NVABC.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.

Wed Jan 3, 2024
8:30am Long Branch (Tom Nardone, Dixie Sommers)

CANCELLED- Sat Jan 6, 2024
8:30am Riverbend Regional Park (Mer Mietzelfeld, Larry Meade)

Wed Jan 10, 2024
8:30am Burke Lake Park (Phil Silas, Bob Butterworth)

Sat Jan 13, 2024
8am Northern Neck X-trip (Larry Meade, Joan Mashburn)
Membership is required; email leader to register

CANCELLED Wed Jan 17, 2024
8:30am Neabsco Regional Park – Boardwalk (Phil Silas, Bob Butterworth)

CANCELLED Sat Jan 20, 2024
8am Silver Lake Regional Park (Toby Hardwick, Bob Butterworth)

Wed Jan 24, 2024
8am Huntley Meadows Park (Tom Nardone, Dixie Sommers)

Sat Jan 27, 2024
8am Aquia Landing Park (Elton Morel, Bob Butterworth)

Wed Jan 31, 2024
8am Dyke Marsh (Tom Nardone, Joan Mashburn)

Sat Feb 3, 2024
8am Occoquan Bay NWR (Phil Silas, Larry Meade)

Wed Feb 7, 2024
8:30am Long Branch (Tom Nardone, Bob Butterworth)

Fri-Sun Feb 9 – Feb 11, 2024
Chincoteague Weekend (Elton Morel, Phil Silas)
Membership is required; signup starts by email on November 15, 2023 at 6am.

Wed Feb 14, 2024
8:30am Dyke Marsh (Bob Butterworth, Tom Nardone)

CANCELLED- Sat Feb 17, 2024
8:30am Mason Neck State Park (Larry Meade, Bob Butterworth)

Wed Feb 21, 2024
8:30am Huntley Meadows Park (Tom Nardone)

Sat Feb 24, 2024
8am Leopold’s Preserve (Toby Hardwick, Ed LeGrand)

Sun Feb 25, 2024
5:00pm Woodcock Display at Dusk – Huntley Meadows Hike/Bike Trail (Larry Cartwright)

Wed Feb 28, 2024
8:30am Burke Lake Park (Tom Nardone, Bob Butterworth)

Sat Mar 2, 2024
8:30am Blandy Farm (Elton Morel, Dave Boltz)

Wed Mar 6, 2024
8:30am Long Branch Nature Center (Tom Nardone)

Sat Mar 9, 2024
8am Occoquan Bay NWR (Bob Butterworth)

Wed Mar 13, 2024
8:30am Riverbend Regional Park (Joan Mashburn, Cindy Nickerson)

Sat Mar 16, 2024
8:15am Widewater State Park (Elton Morel, Joan Mashburn)

Wed Mar 20, 2024
8:30am Neabsco Regional Park – Boardwalk (Bob Butterworth)

Sat Mar 23, 2024
8am Manassas Battlefield Park – Brawner Farm (Toby Hardwick, Ed LeGrand)

Wed Mar 27, 2024
8:30am Huntley Meadows Park (Bob Butterworth, Tom Nardone)

Sat Mar 30, 2024
8:00am Aquia Landing Park (Elton Morel, Bob Butterworth)

Wed Apr 3, 2024
8:30am Long Branch Nature Center (Tom Nardone)

Sat Apr 6, 2024
7:30am Silver Lake Regional Park (Toby Hardwick, Ed LeGrand)

Wed Apr 10, 2024
8:30am Meadowood Recreation Area – Lower Potomac Field Station (Dixie Sommers, Bob Butterworth)

Sat Apr 13, 2024
7:30am Occoquan Bay NWR (Phil Silas, Larry Meade)

Wed Apr 17, 2024
8:30am Dyke Marsh (Bob Butterworth)

Sat Apr 20, 2024
7:30am Leopold’s Preserve (Toby Hardwick, Ed LeGrand)

Wed April 24, 2024
8:30am Fort CF Smith Park (Tom Nardone)

Sat April 27, 2024
7:30am Clifton Institute (Bert Harris, Elton Morel)

Wed May 1, 2024
8:30am Long Branch Nature Center (Bob Butterworth)

Sat May 4, 2024
7:30am Leesylvania State Park (Bob Butterworth, Mer Mietzelfeld)