Utah County Birders
Meetings / Field Trips:


Skipper Bay Trail bird walk with Suzi and Amanda Holt. Meet at the parking area at the Skipper bay trailhead. Bring bug spray just in case!

Meet at 6:00 pm at the Skipper Bay Trailhead; the walk is anticipated to end around 8:00pm.
Directions and details for Skipper Bay can be found here:   https://www.utahbirds.org/counties/utahco/SkipperBayTrail.htm


Thursday, May 11th, 2017

See May Meeting section above (there will be a field trip in place of the monthly meeting).

Other Field Trip Options:

Note: There are a couple of interesting birding activities happening around the state this month. We encourage you to participate in the Great Salt Lake Birding Festival and the Ute Mountain Mesa Verde Birding Festival. See information below.

Come join us at The Great Salt Lake Bird Festival! Keeli is leading two field trips for the festival - one on Friday May 19th to Diamond Fork, and one on Sunday May 21st to Clover Springs, Lookout Pass, and Fitzgerald WMA in the West Desert. For more information on registering for these and other exciting field trips, classes, or the GSL Festival banquet you can visit the festival website at: http://www.daviscountyutah.gov/greatsaltlakebirdfest

Also of note, the Ute Mountain Mesa Verde Birding Festival will be held May 10-14, 2017 in Cortez, CO. There are many interesting festival events and field trips scheduled. For more information go to: http://cortezculturalcenter.org/birding-festival/

We are actively recruiting people to lead local half-day field trips, any time, any place.  If you would like to lead a field trip or if you have any ideas for this year’s field trips, please contact Bryan Shirley at - [email protected]  

Field Trip Reports


UCB Field Trips- Bryan Shirley   801-722-9346  [email protected]
UCB Programs- Dennis Shirley  801-423-1108  [email protected]
UCB Newsletter- Josh Kreitzer  435-668-5951 [email protected]
UCB Calendar- Josh Kreitzer  
435-668-5951  [email protected]
President- Keeli Marvel  
801-602-9566  [email protected] 

E-mail: Questions about Activities