Urban Adventure - George C. Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary


Urban Adventure - George C. Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary

Birding is great at the sanctuary and April/May is one of the best times of the year to see the biggest variety of birds!

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  • Easy
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 4.0

Meet at the 65th Street (Green Lake) Park & Ride at 7:30 am, north-most parking lot. I drive a white Chryslter, license plate ASU-2430.  We will leave promptly at 7:40am. 

Recommend that you contact others on the roster and carpool.

For those who wish to meet us at the sanctuary, we're shooting for a 10am arrival, but that may change, depending on how long it takes to cross the border.

Coordinates for GPS - 49.098395, -123.178526

Pack a lunch to eat at the sanctuary. Cost for entry: Adults- $5, Children-(2-14 yrs)- $3, Seniors (60 yrs+)- $3 (prices are Canadian). Be sure to bring your passport or passport card for border crossing. Bring rain gear - you never know! 

Plan to spend 2-3 hours at the sanctuary.

Info About the Sanctuary


George C. Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Water, snacks, appropriate outerwear and sturdy shoes. Binoculars recommended.

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