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Early Bird Spotting for Families

  • Sunday, February 11, 2024
    10 AM – 11:30 AM


Join Berkshire Natural Resources Council and Berkshire Family Hikes in searching for returning birds and other signs of the coming spring! Some binoculars will be provided and if there is enough snow, we’ll also have snowshoes available for adults and kids. Participants will receive a take-home kit to attract feathered friends in their own backyards! 

Difficulty: Easy 

What to Bring: Please bring water, wear sturdy footwear, and wear layers. If you have binoculars, bring them too! There will be a few pairs to loan.

Location: Thomas & Palmer Brook 

Google Maps | GPS: 42.1955, -73.3370 (frontage on Route 23) 

Hike Leader: Taylor

Language: This hike will be led in English. 

Questions: For questions reach out to Taylor at berkshirefamilyhikes@ 

Cancellation Policy

There is limited space for this event. If you no longer plan on attending, please ema​​​​​​​i​​​​​​​l chood@ as soon as possible so that we can give your space to someone else.

BNRC’s weather hotline (413-499-0596 > ext. 5) will be updated with event cancelation information by 5:00 pm the day before an event.

Cancellation may occur if:

  • Forecast for thunderstorms or steady rain 
  • Temperatures in the teens or below 
  • Unsafe driving conditions