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   Millard County

Fool Creek Reservoir    by Merrill Webb    ©Merrill Webb

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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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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:   |  Wah Wah Mountains |

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