Bird Tours

The Arboretum gardens provide a uniquely attrative habitat to a wide array of resident and mirgratory bird species. 

Bird Tours are offered March through November

Be sure to check out the Birds of the Arboretum on your own too! The Arboretum provides remarkable Birding opportunities throughout the year. 


Starting in March 2024 - Plan your visit:

Come walk about, watch and listen to the birds with one of our fabulous birding guides!

Meet your guide on TUESDAY mornings at 9:15am in the visitor parking lot by the second Welcome Map sign.
Walks will be about 1-1.5 hours.
Tours will not be held if the weather is unsuitable. 

*Bring your binoculars and wear comfortable walking shoes. 


Tour is included with paid admission
Admission: $10/adult, $8/Seniors (65+)
Members & UCSC Students: FREE Admission 
Pay Admission online or in person