Lake Sammamish State Park


Naturalist Trip - Lake Sammamish State Park

Join us for Birding Monday at beautiful Lake Sammamish State Park. We will start at Sunset Beach and bird through riparian, deciduous woodland, and meadow habitats. Introduction to the Natural World course participants are welcome.

  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 3.0 mi
  • Pace: 1 mph

We will begin our trip at 8:00 AM at Sunset Beach by the restrooms.  We will do some birdwatching at the beach and move into the riparian habitat.  A Discover Pass is required.

We will do a slow 3-4 hour walk and stop often to listen for, spot and identify birds.  This trip offers a variety of habitats.  Bring binoculars and your favorite guide books or bird identification applications.  Whether new to birding or experienced, all are welcome.  We will share our knowledge and experience and identify birds together.  This trip offers a good opportunity for practicing identifying birds by their calls and songs.


Lake Sammamish State Park

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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