Birdathon Field Trips

Looking for a ready-to-go Birdathon trip?
Check out the many fun options below.

Please Note: You must be a participating "Birdathoner" to go on one of these unique field trips.

Not participating yet? Find out how: Become a Birdathoner

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Earth Day Family Walks

April 21, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Join Tahoma Audubon Society's special 2018 Birdathon event in conjunction with the Earth Day Migration Celebration at the Tacoma Nature Center!

with Margie Shea


Tacoma City Limits

May 5, 2018
6:30 am - 7:00 pm

We'll see how many species we can find within Tacoma City Limits, including some areas you may not be familiar with!

with Ed Pullen

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Birds, Bagels & Brews!

May 26, 2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

A multi-stop trip featuring birds, bagels, and brews! Participants are welcome to attend as little or as much of the day as they like.

with Brenda Miller


Birding by sound
in dupont

April 28, 2018
8:00 am - 2:00 pm

A special field trip for Birdathon 2018 with great habitat variety!

with Nathanael Swecker


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Green River WaterSHED

May 12, 2018
7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Sign up for a rare opportunity to see the protected watershed managed by Tacoma Water and the source of Tacoma’s drinking water.

with Greg Volkhardt
of Tacoma Public Utilities
and Diane Yorgason-Quinn

Titlow Park

Titlow Park

May 2, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Enjoy both water and songbirds at Titlow Park in Tacoma. A variety of bird habitats will be explored, including salt water, pond, and forest.

with Rosanne Becker

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Overnight Field Trip

May 12, 2018 - May 13, 2018

A fun and fast-paced route from Commencement Bay in Tacoma to the Potholes in central WA!

with Marcus Roening, Heather Ballash, Art Wang


Important registration details:

*Please note: Birdathon field trips are fun and unique fundraising events that differ from our typical education events and field trips, in that when you register as a Birdathoner for one of the 2018 Birdathon field trips, you will be asked to commit to raising a total minimum of $150.*

  • When you register, you'll be asked to donate $5 to kick off your fundraising page.
  • Carpooling (and sharing gas costs) is encouraged.
  • Some trips limited to space available. Registration is on a first-come first-served basis.
  • You can register via links listed here or at by calling 253-565-9129 or emailing

Contact Sarah Smith, Development & Membership Manager,
at 253-565-9129 or