Upcoming Bird Walks for March

FREE and hosted by Cape Cod Bird Club...

West Dennis Beach - Dennis
Herb Raffaele ([email protected]; Cell 774-237-9954Saturday, March 7, 8 AM 
Meet at the entrance to West Dennis Beach. We will look for ducks, loons, Snow Buntings, Purple Sandpipers and more!

Cape Cod Canal & Scusset Beach
John Goodchild ([email protected]; Cell 413–695-6670) – Friday, March 13, 1 PM

Meet at 1 pm at the fish pier parking lot about 0.25 mile past the entry kiosk to Scusset Beach State Reservation. We will walk along the canal scanning the large flocks of ducks that should be there then. At Scusset beach, we may see winter visitors such as Snow Buntings as well as seabirds. Bad weather cancels. Please notify leader beforehand if you intend to come.

Outer Cape Cod – Joint Trip with South Shore Bird Club
Mary Jo Foti ([email protected]) & Nathaniel Marchessault ([email protected]),
Saturday, March 21, SSBC attendees meet at Sagamore Park & Ride at 7 AM,
CCBC attendees meet at Salt Pond Visitors Center at 8 AM

The two groups will rendezvous at Salt Pond Visitors’ Center at 8 am and head to Outer Cape destinations. Our Outer Cape trip begins by walking the Fire Rd. to Race Point Beach, and then walking the beach back to RP parking lot where our rides will be waiting thanks to a well coordinated parking system. By then we’ll be ready for a laid back lunch at Far Land Provisions or another local establishment. We’ll then head towards Macmillan Pier, before continuing on to Eastham to check out Herring Pond as well as a couple of other nice hotspots. Layer up even if it looks like a mild day!

Fort Hill – Eastham
Christine Bates ([email protected]; Cell 774-722-2147) - Wednesday, March 25, 9:30AM 
Join us for a walk along the loop trail at Fort Hill in Eastham. We will watch the marsh for migrating ducks and search the fields and woods for early arriving passerines. Meet at the trailhead parking lot across from the
Penniman House at Fort Hill.

The above bird walks from the Cape Cod Bird Club are free and open to the public.  If attending an email to the trip leader is appreciated. Rain cancels.


CapeCodToday.com welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on CapeCodToday.com.