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GUIDED WALKS THIS SATURDAY! Join us on May 18 for Spring Field Day featuring an array of guided walks, tutorials on how to use iNaturalist, and info tables featuring our leading local ecological organizations. Learn more and register for walks...


Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens, 47 acres of botanical bliss fronting the Pacific Ocean


Above: Female and Male California Quail. Photo by Ron LeValley.

Bird Watching Walks

More than 180 species of birds live in or visit the Gardens each year. Join the experts from our local Mendocino Coast chapter of the Audubon Society and learn more about our avian friends. Walks start at the Gardens entrance. Walks are free with regular gardens admission.

Monthly walks are as follows:

Beginning Birding: 1st Saturday, 9:00 am

Early Bird Walk: 3rd Wednesday, 8:00 am  (April through October)

Early Bird Walk: 3rd Wednesday, 8:30 am  (November through March)

Please note, walks will be canceled in the event of heavy rain.

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