Day Hike - Coulee Corridor Birding Trail

Coulee Corridor Birding Trail

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6:45 AM at Ravenna Park & Ride (65th & Ravenna)

Be sure to bring your camping gear as we will be camping at both Potholes State Park and Sun Lakes State Park. Sites are first come, first served at this time of year, but I don't expect it to be a problem.

A super telephoto lens is recommended for this trip. You can rent one fairly cheaply at

Day 1 - Friday, April 5, 2013
Leave Seattle at 7am
Explore Corfu Woods and Lower Crab Creek, Royal Lake Overlook, and Drumheller Overlook
Option to Car Camp at Potholes State Park

Day 2 – Saturday, April 6, 2013
Leave camp at 7am
Explore O’Sullivan Dam, Desert Wildlife Areas, Birder’s Corner, Beda Lake, Dodson Road/Winchester Wasteway, Potholes Reservoir Peninsula, North Potholes Reserve, Moses Lake area
Option to Car Camp at Sun Lakes State Park

Day 3 – Sunday, April 7, 2013
Leave camp at 7am
Explore Jameson Lake area, Eastern Douglas County, Dry Fall Area, Blue Lake Rest Area & Lake Lenore
Head home late afternoon

Note: I have been to about half these destinations, so we will be exploring the others together. Please don't have the expectation that I know everything about the area

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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