MCAS Field Trip - AUG 17 - End of Summer at Morro Rock

Checking for Peregrine Falcons at Morro Rock [photo by Robbie Revel[


Morro Coast Audubon Society Presents

FIELD TRIP:       End of Summer at Morro Rock

DATE:                  Thursday, August 17, 2023

TIME:                   9:00 am to 11:30 am

LEADER:            Claudia Freitas

CO-LEADER:     Karen Watts

Trip is limited to 12 participants - Signups will be taken for 24 hours. 12 participants will be randomly selected. The remainder will be put on standby status in case of cancellations. Only registered people may attend.

Description: Our leisurely walk will include a visit to both sides of the rock to observe cormorants, pelicans and gulls. We will look for our resident Peregrine Falcons, returning shorebirds, sea ducks as well as land birds occupying the coastal sage scrub on the rock. Walk will be about 1 mile along a flat dirt path and pavement.

Wear a hat, sturdy walking shoes and dress in layers as it can be cool and windy. Bring binoculars, sunscreen, water and snacks as needed. Scopes and cameras are welcomed. Restrooms are available in the parking area. Rain cancels

Experience Level: All Levels Welcome

ADA Accessible: Yes

Registration and RSVP to confirmation Required! 

Registration will open on the morning of AUG 2nd. On that date, the LINK to the Field Trip’s Registration Form will ONLY be sent out via MCAS ALERT and SLOCOBIRDING. If you are not already a member of these email lists, you can join MCAS ALERT via JOIN MCAS ALERT EMAIL LIST in the Footer of the MCAS websiteand/or SLOCOBIRDING via

Questions? Email Robbie Revel