MCAS Field Trip - OCT 29 - Atascadero Lake

Photo courtesy of Visit Atascadero


Morro Coast Audubon Society Presents

FIELD TRIP:       Atascadero Lake

DATE:                  Sunday, October 29, 2023

TIME:                   9:00am to 11:00am

LEADER:            Claudia Freitas

CO-LEADER:     Freddy Howell

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


Join leaders Robbie and Freddy for this bird walk around Atascadero Lake which will be approximately one mile long, at a slow to moderate pace, depending on where and how often we’re seeing birds. The terrain is gentle, over flat surfaces. Expect to see numerous species in a variety of habitats, with likely sightings of: Red-shouldered Hawk, California Quail, California Scrub-Jay, Woodpeckers and a variety of Waterfowl. 

Restrooms are available. Rain cancels. 

ADA Accessible: Yes

Experience Level: All Levels Welcome

Registration and RSVP to confirmation Required! 

Registration will open on the morning of OCT 14th. 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