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Chalk Creek  [Utah Birding Trails]

Directions: From Main Street in Fillmore, go east on 200 South (Canyon Road) about 2.5 miles. Take Forest road 100 and go about four miles to Pistol Rock Picnic Area.

Birds: Steller's Jay, Townsend's Solitaire, Mountain Chickadee, Green-tailed Towhee, Sage Thrasher, Black-throated Gray Warbler, Western Tanager,  Brewer's Sparrow, Vesper Sparrow, Lark Sparrows.

     eBird Data:   |  Holden Cemetery |


Clear Lake Wildlife Management Area

Directions: Go about 10 miles south of Delta on UT 257 and turn left (east) onto a graded dirt road.   The Clear Lake WMA is about 6 miles up the road.

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Fool Creek Reservoir

Directions: Fool Creek Reservoir is about 5 miles southeast of Lynndyl.  There's a dirt road that goes west from UT 125 about 3 1/2 miles north of Oak City or 10 miles south of Leamington.  Go about  2 1/2 miles along this road to the reservoir.

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Gunnison Bend Reservoir

Directions: Gunnison Bend Reservoir lies about a mile directly west of Delta.
     From Delta: Take US 6/50 going west out of Delta (the main street).  After the road curves towards the southwest (just out of town), go about a mile and turn right.  After about a half mile, turn right again on 2000 West Street and go about a half mile to the reservoir.
    From Hinckley:
Take US 6/50 going east out of Hinckley.  After a little less than four miles, turn left on 2000 West Street and go about a mile to the reservoir.

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Kaufman Ranch  (private)

Directions: Kaufman Ranch is located at Black Rock, about 21 miles north of Milford on SR 257. Be sure stop at the house to request permission to bird the property.

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Maple Grove Campground

Directions: Turn west from  US 50 16 miles south of Scipio (14 miles northwest of Salina) and go 4 miles on the main road to the campground.

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Pruess Lake

Directions: The reservoir is just south of Garrison [about 3 miles], along SR 21. You can get there by taking SR 21 west from Milford, or by going west on US 6 from Delta, and taking SR 21 south from the Utah/Nevada border. ~ Mark Stackhouse

     eBird Data:   |  Pruess ReservoirClay Spring & MarshesGarrison |


Scipio Lake

Directions: Scipio Lake lies just west of US 50, 10 miles south of Scipio or 18 miles northwest of Salina.

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Sinks Road (Sink Road)

Directions: 1. The Sink Road runs from Lynndyl to UT 125 (Between Leamington and Oak City).
2. The "sinks" road is a gravel road between US 6 and SR 125 about 2 miles north of Oak City

     eBird Data:   |  Lynndyl -- Sevier River Oxbow LakeLeamington -- Hwy 132 & Tamarix Rd |


Wah Wah Ranch

Directions:  Take State Highway 21 west from Milford about 25 miles.  The Wah Wah Ranch is about 1/2 mile north of the highway, and the only spot of green in the valley.

     eBird Data:   |  No checklists |


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