World Migratory Bird Day at Hornsby Bend

Celebrate World Migratory Bird Day with fellow birders at the premier birding spot in Travis County, Hornsby Bend.

Morning Bird Survey: 7 AM – 11:30 AM
Beginners’ Bird Walk: 9 AM – 11:30 AM
Social Hour: 11:30 AM – 1 PM
Afternoon Survey: 4 PM – Sunset

Intermediate-to-highly skilled birders are encouraged to assist with the morning and afternoon surveys, while birders of all skill levels are welcome to join the guided beginners’ bird walk. There will be complimentary refreshments, socializing, and merchandise for sale during the social hour.

If you plan to join us for the bird walk and/or one or more of the surveys, please register here.

Note: When you arrive at Hornsby Bend, be prepared to show your ID at the gate.

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This year’s WMBD theme is “Dim the Lights for Birds at Night,” which aligns perfectly with the Lights Out Texas campaign. Learn how you can help migrating birds with the flick of a switch here.

Hornsby Bend 2210 S FM 973
Austin, Texas 30° 13' 0.2136" N, 97° 39' 2.1744" W
Start date: 
Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 09:00
End date: 
Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 21:00