Hudson River Audubon Society Field Trip

               

 

 

 

 

The Delmarva Peninsula Field Trip

Friday to Monday, April 28 – May 1, 2017

 

     We’ll visit Delmarva – the DELaware, MARyland and VirginiA peninsula to search for American Avocets, Black-necked Stilts, Northern Bobwhite, Whimbrel, Chuck-wills-widow, Red-headed Woodpecker, Brown-headed Nuthatch, Purple Martin, Prothonotary, Yellow-throated and Kentucky Warblers, Summer Tanager, and Blue Grosbeak.

 

     Note: we will be staying in a different hotel most nights and will be heading onto the field early at 7 AM each morning without returning to the hotel. You are responsible for your own transportation and hotel reservations. You may join us on all or part of the trip. Please let our trip leader, Michael Bochnik know if and when you are coming at 914-953-7409 (cell) or bochnikm@cs.com.

 

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Drive down Thursday to Cambridge, MD

one night stay (April 27-28) at

Holiday Inn Express Cambridge Maryland

Make sure you book Maryland NOT Massachusetts

1 800 315 2621

410 221-9900

2715 Ocean Gateway

Cambridge, Maryland, 21613

Complimentary Refrigerator & Breakfast

 

Friday, Ap[ril 28, 2017

Blackwater NWR, MD

6:30 Breakfast at hotel

7:00 leave for Blackwater NWF

First Stop: The Tubman Road Trail 1483 Hip Roof Road, Church Creek, MD

Second Stop: Visitor Center and Wildlife Drive  2145 Key Wallace Drive, Cambridge, MD

Drive to Chincoteague, VA

two night stay (April 28-30) at

Best Western Chincoteague Island 

1(800) 780-7234

7105 Maddox Boulevard
Chincoteague Island, Virginia 

Complimentary Refrigerator & Breakfast

 

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Chincoteaue NWR, VA

We may try for Chuck-wills-widow either Friday night or tonight.

 

Sunday, April 30

Milburn Landing, Maryland

6:30 breakfast and check out of hotel

7:00 Leave for Milburn Landing State Park, MD  3000 Nassawango Rd, Pocomoke City, MD

Drive to Smyrna, Delaware

one night stay (April 30-May 1) at

Best Wester Smyrna Inn

Gateway North Plaza

190 Stadium St, Smyrna, DE ‎

1(800) 780-7234

(302) 659-3635

Complimentary continental breakfast

 

Monday, May 1, 2017
Bombay Hook NWR, DE

2591 Whitehall Neck Rd, Smyrna, DE

 

Morning at Bombay Hook for Avocet and Black-necked Stilts, then head home.

 

 

 

 

 

          

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