Programs

Early-Bird Walks

Early-rising visitors won't want to miss out on these special morning birding walks.

Next Event Date: 

August 22, 2017

8:00 am to 11:00 am

Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary is an Important Bird Area, part of the Atlantic Flyway for bird migration, is one of the gateway sites for the Great Florida Birding Trail, and is a Ramsar designated Wetland of International Importance.  Experience the sights and sounds of the awakening swamp with one of our naturalists guiding you on the boardwalk to look for birds. Learn about the birds' life habits and the importance to these birds of the upland and freshwater wetland habitats that occur at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary. Plus, learn what you can do in your own yard to improve habitat for birds.

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Cost:    $25 per person (includes Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary boardwalk admission) for non-Corkscrew members

              $20 per person (includes Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary boardwalk admission) for National Audubon members.

              $10 per person for Friends of Corkscrew members.     Click for information on joining Friends of Corkscrew.

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Limit:   8  participants April - September,  and 16 participants October - March

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For more information, email corkscrewtours@audubon.org  or Call (239) 348-9151.
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Participants must be 16 years or older.

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Registration & Payment:

Register via Eventbrite.​  Select the desired date.

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All payments are final. No refunds or changes allowed.

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You must bring a copy of your registration (in-print or on your phone) to the Corkscrew Admissions desk and check-in for your tour. After check-in, please meet your guide inside the Blair Audubon Center, but behind the admissions desk approximately 10 minutes before the tour begins.

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This program runs on some Tuesdays  8:00 - 11:00 am, and the upcoming dates are listed below: 

  • August 22, 2017
  • September 26, 2017
  • October 24, 2017
  • November 14, 2017
  • December 5, 2017
  • January 9, 2018
  • January 23, 2018
  • February 6, 2018
  • February 13, 2018
  • February 20, 2018
  • March 6, 2018
  • March 13, 2018
  • March 27, 2018
  • April 3, 2018
  • May 1, 2018

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