02/01/2019 After work we went to check out Mc Kinney Falls StatePark southeast of Austin. The park has alot of picnic areas,hiking and biking trails and 84 ish campsite. One loop is more geared for tent campers and smaller rigs but the other has nice level pullthrough sites for larger RVs most of them seem […]
We had a late start but we made it to Bentsen and although it was a quiet morning we saw a grayhawk fly over us and what we think a sharp shinned hawk in a tree, of course many chacalacas, Great Kiskadee and Green Jays were around as well. I really do hope for a […]
We seem to get more into birding and trying to identifying them. We attended our second guided birdwalk at Estero Llano Grande and had a large fun group of birders that help identify what we saw. But they did it in a way that made it fun to learn. At the end we saw and […]
(in the wild ) seen at Estero Llano Grande
Very nice , well kept Nature Park that offers plenty of seating and viewing areas without having to walk miles after miles. In the evening Red Crowned Parrots come to roost in or just outside the park. A thick canopy of trees covers the trail and there is a nice pond with ALOT of turtles. […]
Our first visit to Edinburg Wetland this Winter. Plenty of White Pelican, Cormorants, Great Heron and Snow Egrets to see. We also saw a Inca Dove and a Wood Stork. Well worth the $3 to walk these well maintained nature trails.
we had this grand idea to do another one of the guided birdwalks in Estereo Llano Grande…unfortunately the Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival is currently and every park / greenzone is surrounded by fellow birders with equipment that I can only imagine to be able to afford. once we saw the Tourbusses we decided to […]