|SB Audubon Field Trip to Las Cruzitas Ranch
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We'll bird near the ranch house for about 2 hours then take an easy walk around the general area and perhaps a tour of a canyon.
Bring water, snack or lunch. Wear comfortable shoes. Bring a hat. Binoculars a must, spotting scopes are useful.
Carpool leaves Sears Parking Lot (upper level) @ 7:45AM and is highly recommended. Carpoolers each pay $8.00 in gas money to car pool driver.
If self-driving, please meet at Las Cruzitas Ranch around 9AM. To meet us at the ranch:
Take Hwy 154 to Armour Ranch Road (3.3 miles west of Bradbury Dam (Lake Cachuma).
Go north on Armour Ranch Rd 1.4 miles
Turn right on Happy Canyon Road.
After 2.4 miles turn right on Alisos Ave.
After 0.7 miles the pavement ends at a cattle guard.
Continue 2.6 miles straight past 2 more cattle guards to the barn and ranch.
Target Birds: Goldfinches, Buntings, Rufous-crowned Sparrows, Phainopepla, Yellow-billed Magpie, Prairie Falcon, Nuthatches, Hummingbirds and maybe a Golden Eagle. We always look for the elusive Burrowing Owl!
Event Category & Type: Bird Watching ( Leisure, Recreation & Sports)
Las Cruzitas Ranch, 1100 Alisos Road, Santa Ynez, CA 93460
Admission: FREE to All
Phone: (805) 566-2191
This event is .....
Open to the Public