Published on February 11, 2020

Get Birding this Spring!

Yellow-throated Warbler at Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
Yellow-throated Warbler

Whether you're new to birding, want to experience the Cape's great birding hot spots, or just enjoy an evening listening for Whip-poor-wills, there's a spring birding program for you!


Spring Migration Club: The Big Spring

Back for 2020! Get an in-depth look at spring migration on Cape Cod. Learn how to find birds to maximize your year list using citizen science, weather, and more. This 6-part program series features lectures, guided walks, and van trips to key destinations. Register online >

Birds & Brews

A brand new program for this season! Join a Wellfleet Bay naturalist and enjoy some of the best things the Cape has to offer—local birds and local brews (or wines and ciders!) at a local Cape Cod brewery or vineyard. Participants must be 21 or older with a valid ID. Register online >

Warbler Wednesdays

Each week in May brings a new suite of migrating warblers, find them all! Scour the sanctuary's most reliable spots for migrating warblers. Register online >

Other Spring "Classics"

  • Spring Birding – Morris Island, Bell’s Neck, Cold Brook Preserve and Beech Forest
  • In Search of Whip-poor-wills
  • Flight of the Woodcock
  • Bird Research in Action

More to Explore

This is just a small sample of what's on offer this spring. There are even more birding programs available all throughout the season! You can browse all spring birding programs in our online catalog.

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