Birds of Saddleback

Saturday, August 21, 2021

Alpine Skiers Mountaintop Ecology: Birds of Saddleback 

Saturday, August 21st

 

Join Bar Harbor skier and ornithologist Michael J. Good for a mountaintop report focused on the birds of Saddleback Mountain, followed by a ½ day long discussion and hike through the 4 ecological zones our trails transect.  Learn about the watersheds of this region, the role they play for migrants and with a new perspective, we will end the morning with a mountain view lunch. 


Schedule & Event Sign Up Info:

  • 9 AM talk at the base lodge
  • 9:30 AM Ride up to top of Grey Ghost. Includes picnic lunch. Ends 12:30/1 PM
  • Cost: $95
  • Max 15 participants
  • Sign up: email adventures@saddlebackmaine.com.

Saddleback Mountain is one of many stops for a plethora of migrating birds, including the rare Bicknell's Thrush as seen in the image below.

 

bicknell's thrush

Time

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM


Location

On-Mountain


Admission

$95, includes transportation and lunch


Contact Email

adventures@saddlebackmaine.com