ALL upcoming meetings, hikes and events have been postponed indefinitely. Winter 2020 Bird Hikes & Events

Birders enjoying a Bird Hike

ALL upcoming meetings, hikes and events have been postponed indefinitely.


The Fort Collins Audubon Society is an amazing local resource of bird and nature lovers that have a monthly calendar of bird hikes and other events.  We would invite anyone interested in getting out into nature and learning more about the birds that are in the area, to join the FCAS on these hikes and support them as members.

Upcoming Events - POSTPONED

Accomplished Birders Dave Leatherman, Forest Entomologist and

Janeal Thompson, Award-winning Photographer

"Colorado Spiders, Their Wondrous Ways and Webs

Thursday, March 12

Fort Collins Senior Center, 1200 Raintree Dr.
Social Time: 7 p.m.; Program 7:20 p.m.

Please come and join us!

See you at the Senior Center! 

Upcoming  Field Trips - ALL POSTPONED

The mission of the FCAS is to promote the appreciation, conservation, and restoration of ecosystems. Foremost, in that mission is education. The educational events that we participate in throughout the year cannot take place without the time and expertise of the chapter members. The events for this Winter include:

Saturday, March 7, Running Deer Natural Area.

Leader: Robert Beauchamp, [email protected]

We will explore a few marshes and ponds during this 1.5–2-mile saunter through the natural area. All levels are welcome. Meet at 8 a.m. in the parking lot. No need to RSVP.

Sunday, March 8, Bobcat Ridge Natural Area Bird Survey.

Leader: Denise Bretting, [email protected], 970-669-1185 or 669-8095.

FCAS performs a monthly bird census for the City of Fort Collins on the second Sunday of each month. All levels are welcome. Meet at 7:30 a.m. in the parking lot.

Saturday, March 28, Fossil Creek Reservoir Natural Area.

Leader: Nolan Bunting, [email protected]

Join Nolan for a walk along the Cattail Flats trail for waterfowl and Bald Eagle viewing. Plan for a 2-mile walk on the trails. All levels are welcome and a spotting scope will be available. Meet at 9 a.m. in the parking lot. Bald