Date(s) - 02/08/2018 - 02/11/2018
Join avid birders and historians for this three-day festival that offers amazing field trips, engaging speakers and informative programs designed to make your time at the festival enjoyable, educational and adventurous. Hundreds of bird species migrate through Southeastern Colorado each year, but the site and sound of the migration of tens of thousands of snow geese is by far the most breathtaking. International speaker and author, Sharon Stiteler, also known as “Birdchick” is sure to be insightful and entertaining as the featured guest and keynote speaker. Another highlight is the photography contest. Beginner to expert photographers, adult and youth alike can enter images in the following categories: Wildlife, Landscape, Birds, Historical, and the Committee’s Choice category, Raptors. This is an amazing opportunity to showcase your talents and highlight the beauty and culture Southeast Colorado.
Event registration is free, however field trips range from $10 to $50, depending on the length of the program and if meals are provided. Numerous programs are also offered at no charge.
February 8-11 at various southeastern Colorado counties.
For more information, visit highplainssnowgoose.com.