West Virginia Bird Discovery Weekend at Blackwater Falls

Learn more about West Virginia birds during the Bird Discovery Weekend at Blackwater Falls State Park. During this weekend, learn more about raptors, wood warblers and birding as a hobby. This wonderful birding event is designed to give advanced and beginning birders a chance to see and listen to birds at a variety of scenic, bird-filled mountain habitats. Noted naturalist Bill Beatty will lead birding field trips and presentations. Field trips are limited to 30 participants. A minimal fee is required to participate, and preregistration is recommended.

Programs, classes and field trips include:

  • Beginning–and Beyond–Birder’s Workshop
  • Wood Warblers of West Virginia
  • Raptors of West Virginia
  • Canaan Valley Habitats

There also will be free time for individual birding and photography. To learn more and to register for activities and classes, contact Paulita Cousin at (304) 259-5216 or [email protected]

Event Details

  • Start Date: June 1 - 3, 2018
  • End Date: June 3, 2018

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