Join us for this free family-friendly winter birding event. Learn to identify numerous types of waterfowl, go for a nature walk and enjoy some family time outdoors while contributing information to a scientific study!
This event offers opportunities to build bird identification skills and contribute to important Citizen Science work. We will be spending most of our time outside so please dress warmly. All levels of birding expertise are welcome! Parking is available at the park entrance, and portable washrooms are available on-site.
Hike Distance: 2 km
Difficulty: Easy to Moderate
Trail Surface Type: Paved and natural
Age Range: Family Friendly (recommended for children ages 4 and up)
Meeting Place: The Tommy Thompson Park Nature Centre (a 6 minute walk from the park entrance on Leslie St.). The Nature Centre is the first building you will see on the right-hand side of the main park road.
In the case of extreme or unsafe weather, participants will be contacted by email with a notice of cancellation by 7am on the morning of the event.
TRCA is committed to creating an accessible experience for all participants. If you require an accessibility accommodation, please email email@example.com at least 7 days prior to the event.
The Winter Bird Count 4 Kids is a project of Birds Canada, all data will be submitted to the “Christmas Bird Count 4 Kids program”
Join us for this free family-friendly winter birding event. Learn to identify numerous types of waterfowl, go for a nature walk and enjoy some family time