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Woodcocks & Woodland Birds – Friday, April 5, 6:00 to 8:30 pm

  • 5086 Haven Rd White Lake Charter Township, MI, 48383 United States (map)
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Woodcocks & Woodland Birds – Friday, April 5, 6:00 – 8:30 pm

Oakland Audubon Society’s Young Birder’s Club Event

Highland Recreation Area – White Lake


American Woodcocks return to Michigan in spring. This unusual shorebird performs a unique aerial display known as the “sky dance”. It is an amazing sight to witness. Highland Recreation Area is ideal habitat for the woodcock and many other birds. Take an evening hike to see this outstanding natural area and then watch the “sky dance” at sunset. Dress for the weather and plan to hike 2 miles. Bring a lawn chair and binoculars. Meet at the Goose Meadows Parking lot.

State parks passport is required for park entry.

Earlier Event: March 8
2019 MDNR Friends Summit in Roscommon
Later Event: May 18
Highland Loops Trail Run