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Birding Festival - Schedule of Events

 *Schedule Subject to Change Without Notice. Please check back frequently* For a complete listing of events along with descriptions and locations, please click here. ** Space is limited so reservations are required. Call (757) 986-3705 during normal business hours to reserve your spot!  

                       Thursday, April 20, 2017

 Event Check-in Location 
7:00am - 9:30am **Guided Bird Walk - Jericho Ditch (Adults) JD
7:00am - 9:30am **Guided Bird Walk - Washington Ditch (Adults) WD
7:00am - 10:00am Cypress Marsh and Interior/West Guided Birding (by bus to) HQ
10:30am - 1:00pm Lake Drummond Motorized Boat Tour  HQ
11:00am - 12:30pm Wildlife Drive Guided Bus Tour HQ
1:30pm - 4:00pm Lake Drummond Motorized Boat Tour HQ
2:00pm - 3:00pm Washington Ditch Guided Nature Walk WD
2:00pm - 3:00pm GDSNWR - No Alligators Here! ( HQ
7:00pm - 8:30pm Night Prowl HQ

Friday, April 21, 2017
   
7:00am - 9:30am Jericho Ditch Guided Bird Walk (Adults) JD 
7:00am - 9:30am Washington Ditch Guided Bird Walk (Adults) WD 
7:00am - 10:00am Cypress Marsh and Interior/West Guided Birding (by bus to) HQ 
9:00am - 11:30am Dismal Swamp Canal South Canoe Birding Ballahack Road Boat Ramp 
9:00am - 11:30am Birding Basics Workshop and Field Session HQ 
10:30am - 1:00pm Lake Drummond Motorized Boat Tour HQ 
11:00am - 12:30pm

Wildlife Drive Guided Bus Tour       

HQ
1:30pm - 2:30pm Return of the Red Cockaded Woodpecker to the Great Dismal Swamp HQ
1:30pm - 4:00pm Lake Drummond Motorized Boat Tour HQ 
2:00pm - 3:00pm Washington Ditch Guided Nature Walk WD 


Saturday, April 22, 2017

   
7:00am - 9:30am Jericho Ditch Guided Bird Walk (Adults) JD 
7:00am - 9:30am Washington Ditch Guided Bird Walk (Adults) WD 
7:00am - 10:00am Cypress Marsh and Interior/West Guided Birding (by bus to) HQ 
8:00am - 10:30am Dismal Swamp Canal South Guided Bird Walk Ballahack Road Boat Ramp 
9:00am - 10:30am Dismal Swamp Canal South Canoe Birding Ballahack Road Boat Ramp 
10:00am - 12:00pm Nature Photography Workshop & Field Session HQ 
10:30am - 1:00pm Lake Drummond Motorized Boat Tour HQ 
11:00am - 12:30pm Wildlife Drive Guided Bus Tour HQ 
1:30pm - 4:00pm Lake Drummond Motorized Boat Tour HQ 
2:00pm - 3:00pm Washington Ditch Guided Nature Walk WD 
2:00pm - 3:00pm Kid's Nature Walk HQ 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

**Schedule subject to change without notice. Space is limited so reservations are required. Call (757) 986-3705 during normal business hours to reserve your spot.