Field Trips


Sunday, July 22nd, 6:00am
LOWER MIRROR LAKE HIGHWAY
Leaders: Steve and Louise Brown

Meet at the southeast corner of the Sugarhouse Shopko for a 6:00AM departure. Alternate meeting place will be at 7:00AM in the parking lot on the east side of the Kamas Food Town on Highway 248 in Kamas. We will explore the riparian areas on trails along the lower Mirror Lake Highway. The trails are easy walking. In addition to your lunch and water, also bring sunscreen and bug spray.

Possible sightings include Red-naped Sapsucker, Sage Sparrow, Western Tanager, Olive-sided Flycatcher and White-breasted Nuthatch, along with many other birds that frequent this area.

Steve and Louise Brown are very familiar with this area, so come prepared for a great trip. Call them at 435-783-2221 if you have any questions or plan on attending.



Lower Mirror Lake Road, Uintas
(26 species)

Blue Grouse, American Kestrel, Sandhill Crane, Broad-tailed Hummingbird, Belted Kingfisher, Red-naped Sapsucker, Northern Flicker, Olive-sided Flycatcher, Western Wood-Pewee, Hammond's Flycatcher, Warbling Vireo, Clark’s Nutcracker, Black-billed Magpie, Common Raven, Tree Swallow, Barn Swallow, Mountain Chickadee, Red- breasted Nuthatch, American Robin, Orange-crowned Warbler, Yellow Warbler, Western Tanager, Chipping Sparrow, Song Sparrow, Dark-eyed Junco, Black-headed Grosbeak

Blue Grouse
American Kestrel
Sandhill Crane
Broad-tailed Hummingbird
Belted Kingfisher
Red-naped Sapsucker
Northern Flicker
Olive-sided Flycatcher
Western Wood-Pewee
Hammond's Flycatcher
Warbling Vireo
Clark’s Nutcracker
Black-billed Magpie
Common Raven
Tree Swallow
Barn Swallow
Mountain Chickadee
Red-breasted Nuthatch
American Robin
Orange-crowned Warbler
Yellow Warbler
Western Tanager
Chipping Sparrow
Song Sparrow
Dark-eyed Junco
Black-headed Grosbeak

 

  Last modified: July 24, 2007

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