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Due to the ongoing public health crisis, we are not operating or scheduling field trips at this time.

There are other ways to bird with us while social distancing!

Updated March 5, 2020, 10:00 a.m.

Public Health — Seattle & King County has released new proactive public health recommendations meant to slow the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Seattle Audubon is responding to these latest recommendations with additional changes to our activities. We undertake these changes to reduce risks for the members of our community at higher risk of severe illness. We will continue to evaluate as new information becomes available.

Out of an abundance of caution, we are announcing modifications to our upcoming activities. For our full activities update and a list of resources, please read this statement.  


  • Stay home when you are sickDo not go out in public when you are sick.
  • Cough or sneeze into your elbow or tissue and wash your hands immediately afterward.
  • Wash your hands frequently and thoroughly for a minimum of 20 seconds with soap and water. If no soap is available, use a hand sanitizer of at least 60% alcohol content.
  • Avoid touching your face with unclean hands.

Field Trips and Neighborhood Bird Walks

Seattle Audubon offers field trips throughout the year. Beginner birders are encouraged to join any field trip, and trip listings contain details about pace, terrain, walking distance, and information about vehicle travel.

Neighborhood Bird Walk are less formal than field trips, as they do not require sign-ups and tend to last around two hours.  NBW’s introduce participants to many fine birding locations in the greater Seattle area.  Families are welcome.

To sign-up for our monthly eNews with updates on events, opportunities, and field trip and neighborhood bird walk listings, fill out this form.

New field trips are generally posted on the first day of the month. Current Seattle Audubon members recieve priority registraion for new trips during the first week of every month.

You may sign yourself and one guest up for no more than two trips per month.To register by phone call 206-523-4483, Monday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or visit The Nature Shop to register in-person.

We operate under the expectation that folks will attend the trips for which they sign up.

Trip Accessibility Indicators

Trip Accessability Chart