Field Trips and Events

Carpenter Ranch Bird Walk

May 19, 2018
8-10 a.m.

Carpenter Ranch  | Show Directions


From Denver:

  • Take Interstate 70 west
  • Near Silverthorne, take State Highway 9 north to Kremmling
  • At Kremmling, take U.S. Highway 40 northwest to Steamboat Springs
  • Approximately 20 miles west of Steamboat Springs, look for a white sign on the north side of the road for "Carpenter Ranch"; turn down the dirt road and park at the Visitor Center.


Join a two-hour guided bird walk along the Yampa River led by resident birding expert Nancy Merrill and The Yampa Valley Birding Club. Meet at The Nature Conservancy's Carpenter Ranch visitor center. Enjoy an easy walk through the unique cottonwood forest, home to over 150 species of migrating and nesting birds. Bring binoculars, wear sturdy shoes and weather appropriate clothing. Contact Information: or 970.846-9102



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