Friday, March 6, 2015

Field Trip - Montana de Oro - Sat, March 14th

Montana de Oro Field Trip: Saturday, March 14th, 8AM-noon

Join leader Steve Griffith birding the campground, cove, and bluffs at Montana de Oro State Park. Meet at 8AM in front of the Visitor’s Center / ranch house across from Spooner’s Cove.Expect rocky-shore shorebirds, water birds, raptors, and passerines in various habitats. Includes 1-2 miles of slow walking. Restrooms available near the ranch house and within the campground. Bring snacks, water, binoculars and a scope if you have one.

Directions: From the main business district of Los Osos go west on Los Osos Valley Road. Los Osos Valley Road becomes Pecho Road and curves left (south). Continue to the park entrance. From the park entrance drive about 2.4 miles, turn left (east) toward the campground and park in front of the Visitor’s Center. For additional information, contact Jan Surbey, MCAS field trips chair: