State Historic Site

Trail End

About one hundred species of birds have been spotted at or near Trail End over the past forty years

(click here for a complete list).

Will YOU be the one to spot the next new species? 

 (Image courtesy of Science Kids)

 (Image courtesy of Science Kids)

For more information on the Trail End Trackers or Science Kids, contact:

Sarah Mentock
Executive Director, Science Kids

TRAIL END TRACKERS - that's the name of the youth bird watching program sponsored in part by Trail End, Science Kids and the Audubon Society. Since their first outing in December 2014, the kids spotted several species of birds:

  • Sharp-shinned Hawk
  • Red-tailed Hawk
  • Rough-legged Hawk
  • American Crow
  • Raven
  • Mallard
  • Northern Flicker
  • Downy Woodpecker
  • Black-capped Chickadee
  • Mountain Chickadee
  • Red-breasted Nuthatch
  • Brown Creeper
  • House Finch
  • Rock Dove
  • ​Great Horned Owl

Birding visits are made to Trail End every two weeks or so, weather permitting. 

Trail End Trackers