Birding in Northwest

Birding in Sarona, WI at Hunt Hill Nature Center & Audubon Sanctuary

Hunt Hill Nature Center & Audubon Sanctuary for Bird Watching or Birding in Sarona City- Washburn County, WI (Northwest Wisconsin) A 500-acre wildlife sanctuary with wooded glacial hills, three clear lakes, old-growth forest, prairie, and northern bogs. Common species include Bald Eagles, Sandhill Cranes, Loons, Green Herons, Great Blue Herons, many warblers,...

Birding in Park Falls, WI at Chequamegon National Forest

Chequamegon National Forest for Bird Watching or Birding in Park Falls City- Price County, WI (Northwest Wisconsin) The Chequamegon National Forest covers 858,000 acres in northwestern Wisconsin. More than 225 species have been sighted in the Chequamegon including migrating tundra swans, eagles, osprey, ruby-crowned kinglets, indigo buntings and rufous-sided towhees. The...

Birding in Mercer, WI at Turtle Flambeau Flowage

Turtle Flambeau Flowage for Bird Watching or Birding in Mercer City- Iron County, WI (Northwest Wisconsin) The state-owned, 18,000-acre Turtle Flambeau Flowage is a pristine blend of woods and water. It is home to the eagle, osprey, ruffed grouse, and loon. Summer provides long, glorious days of bright yellow sunshine that glitters off the dancing waves while bluebirds...

Birding in Superior, WI at Wisconsin Point

Wisconsin Point for Bird Watching or Birding in Superior City- Douglas County, WI (Northwest Wisconsin) At the extreme west end of Lake Superior, this long sand spit protects the city of Superior's harbor. The Point's location at the intersection of marsh, lake and woodland makes it one of the best migrant bird areas in the state in May and Sept. See extreme rarities such...

Birding in Grantsburg, WI at Crex Meadows Wildlife Area

Crex Meadows Wildlife Area for Bird Watching or Birding in Grantsburg City- Bayfield County, WI (Northwest Wisconsin) This state-owned 27,000-acre complex of marsh, woodlands and prairies is located in Burnett County north of Grantsburg. Crex Meadows features colonies of nesting herons, breeding eagles and osprey, sharp-tailed grouse and trumpeter swans as well as large...

Birding in Bayfield, WI at Apostle Islands National Lakeshore

Apostle Islands National Lakeshore for Bird Watching or Birding in Bayfield City- Bayfield County, WI (Northwest Wisconsin) More than 240 species of birds breed in and/or migrate through this archipelago of twenty-two pristine islands located in Lake Superior just off the tip of the Bayfield Peninsula. Park rangers staff several island visitor centers from early June...

Birding in La Pointe, WI at Madeline Island Wilderness Preserve

Madeline Island Wilderness Preserve for Bird Watching or Birding in La Pointe City- Ashland County, WI (Northwest Wisconsin) A 2,400-acre preserve on Madeline Island, largest of the Apostle Islands in Lake Superior. The island's stands of hemlock, cedar and hardwoods are a breeding site for many warblers and a migratory rest stop for more northerly species. Bring your...

Birding in Ashland, WI at Chequamegon Bay

Chequamegon Bay for Bird Watching or Birding in Ashland City- Ashland County, WI (Northwest Wisconsin) Located on the south shore of Lake Superior near Ashland, the Chequamegon Bay's varied habitat is home to a variety of birds including waterfowl, warblers and shorebirds in spring; snowy owls and bohemian waxwings in winter. The Chequamegon Bay area is among the best...