San Diego offers some of the best birding in the country. With seasonal migrations in the fall and spring, there are always new species to add to your personal life list. Here is an overview of the many birding experiences we offer throughout the year:

Birding Field Trips

We offer over 50 local birding trips every year. Click on our Field Trip page to the right for a complete list information on all birding trips, or formulate your own custom trip here.

Avian Adventures

San Diego Audubon's Avian Adventures program offers organized trips run by reliable Tour Operators. The Tour Operators make necessary hotel, guide and in-country transportation reservations well in advance. You may now plan your own avian adventure well in advance by clicking on the link to the right. 

Christmas Bird Count

Please consider participating this year, even if you see yourself as a beginner. You will be part of what is now known to be critically important field work, carried out by legions of volunteers across the country.

Visit this page or call the SDAS offices at 858-273-7800 or Peter Thomas at 858-571-5076 if you have questions about what is involved. Thanks for taking part!

Birding Classes

San Diego Audubon Society offers beginning and intermediate birding courses to Friends of San Diego Audubon. Upcoming classes will be advertised in our newsletter Sketches, and on our Events Calendar.

San Diego Bird Festival 2016

Each year, hundreds of participants from all across the country and abroad, flock to San Diego for four days of field trips, birding, workshops and more.  Stay tuned for details about next year's registration details by checking here.

Contact Info

4010 Morena Blvd
Suite #100
San Diego, CA 92117
(858) 273-7800

Office Hours

Our office is staffed by volunteer receptionists. Please call (858) 273-7800 before planning your visit to ensure someone will be there to assist you.