October 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. Our roster of speakers and presenters will capture the thrill of fall birding in Cape May, and our “roving reporters” will bring you up-to-the-minute action from Cape May’s hotspots. This event has passed. David Trently. In the afternoon we’ll drive north along the Atlantic coast to Stone Harbor, a long barrier island that serves as a regular hang-out for American Oystercatchers, Piping Plovers, Black Skimmers, and roosting terns including Caspian, Common, Forster’s and Royal. NOTE: conditions at the time of the trip may change plans. Due to its location at the southern tip of New Jersey and numerous nature preserves and wildlife refuges, large concentrations of birds can be found in Cape May, especially during spring and fall migration. Highlights included passage passerines including Kinglets as well as loads of shorebirds and terns at Stone Harbour Point and the Thrushes of Central Park. Dave and I took a trip to Cape May, NJ to go birding. Cape May Birding Where else can you enjoy a lovely seashore getaway and get to see some of the world’s most beautiful birds? Our birding was done for the day and we head back to the Sea Crest Inn and freshened up for dinner at the Red Brick Ale House in North Cape May. $6 - $10. Their program will share the storied history of birds and birding at Cape May – a place where bird studies in the Americas in part began. Todo lo que se puede hacer en Cape May; Cosas que hacer cerca de Birding By Boat on the Osprey. SO.MANY.BIRDS! Most of the feeders were empty or nearly so. You are here: Home 1 / Go Birding 2 / Birding 3 / Events 4 / Cape May Trip 5 « All Events. Contact: George Radcliffe, email@example.com, 410-463-1669. Every May since the late 1970s, the festival has drawn hundreds and hundreds of nature lovers. Welcome to Around the Cape, our online journal where we'll share content that goes beyond the traditional vacation. Autumn is here, and for many birders, a trip to the world-renowned migration destination of Cape May to attend New Jersey Audubon’s 75th annual Fall Festival would normally be a part of their fall plans. Cape May Hawk watch. New Jersey Audubon is offering the most complete virtual Fall Festival experience you will find anywhere on the Internet. Our visit to the Cape May Hawk watching platform in October 2010. Birding Cape May, NJ and finishing up at Central Park, New York, NY. Bring binoculars! Movement of birds can be massive. We have been running Birding By Boat and salt marsh cruises from the Miss Chris Marina since 1994. 1 talking about this. Host: YMOS. Walked on May 17, 2020. Highly recommend! Wide trails make for good social distancing. It is a world class destination. We are very grateful to the birding community of New Jersey and Cape May! Consultá 5.637 fotos y videos de Salt Marsh Safari The Skimmer tomados por miembros de Tripadvisor. We may also bird Cape May Point State Park with its iconic hawk watch platform, an excellent view point to see pond, ocean and sky. Check out our Cape May School of Birding offerings and join the best field birders in the world for an experience you’ll never forget! The Cape May birding experience was two weeks of great birding - despite the storm and because of the storm. Birding By Boat from Cape May. Since 1994, Bob Lubberman has been running birding safaris on the Back Bay, New Jersey’s southernmost salt marsh, aboard his pontoon boat, The Osprey.Captain Bob grew up along the Atlantic Ocean and Delaware Bay, working on fishing boats since he was 13. Time: 6:30 AM Duration: 12 Hours Adults: $110.00. 12 Hour Offshore Trip to the 40 Fathom Line. Date of experience: October 2019. Birds and Birding at Cape May: What to See and When and Where to Go (English Edition) eBook: Sutton, Clay, Sutton, Pat: Amazon.com.mx: Tienda Kindle Lots of stuff going on. Birding the Meadows. There is no place like Cape May, New Jersey for autumn birding! Vuelos a Cape May; Foro de viajes a Cape May; Restaurantes en Cape May; Qué hacer en Cape May; Fotos de Cape May; Mapa de Cape May; Todos los hoteles de Cape May; Ofertas de hoteles en Cape May; De última hora en Cape May; Por tipo de hotel. Or take birding in Cape May to the next level and sign up for one of their full-day workshops for extended birding opportunities. Venture out 40-60 miles into the offshore waters of the Atlantic Ocean onboard the American Star in search of marine mammals, pelagic bird life, and other species including sea turtles, oceanic sunfish, and sharks. A Cape May birding experience can not possibly be described in a few words and photos. There are many different parks and birding sites in the area. There are 4 flyways in the United States; the other 3 are Pacific, Central, and Mississippi. Killdeer, glossy ibis, swan babies, muskrat. Go Virtual Birding This Weekend in Cape May, NJ! But to get close to shorebirds, get on the water. Explore Cape May Point State Park, site of the world-famous Cape May Hawk Watch, to spot the inhabitants of beaches, ponds, marshes, fields and coastal forests. Cape May is best known for its fall migration, but springtime on the peninsula beckons with its own fine birding and migration spectacles. Perhaps you have heard of all the legendary birding hot spots in Cape May, NJ, such as the Cape May Point State Park, Higbee Beach Wildlife Management Area (WMA), The Nature Conservancy’s South Cape May Meadows (aka “The Meadows”), and TNC’s Garrett Family Preserve on Cape Island Creek. Sep 2003 (pdf) First proper visit in fall to Cape May, NJ. The 2020 Cape May Fall Festival will be virtual! Description: Hawkwatch, Seawatch, and Marsh Exploration. Among the highlights is the mass spawning of Horseshoe Crabs, living fossils which breed in the thousands on the beaches of Delaware Bay, their tiny eggs providing vital sustenance to thousands of shorebirds on their long journeys north. MULTIPLE DATES. Sea Star III; Spirit of Cape May; Cape May Whale Watcher; Miss Chris Marina and Kayaks; Miss Chris Boats; Tiny Cruise Line; Cape May Antique Center; Noreaster 11 Sport Fishing; Cape May … Birding is a big deal in Cape May. Save Birding Cape May Point to your collection. Offshore Marine Life & Pelagic Bird Trip. Experience an afternoon boat ride through Cape May Harbor into the salt marsh and back-bay environment, with a visit from a local birding … Cape May offers many ways to experience spring and fall migration of hundreds of species. It has been a really inspiring experience. Passerines in hundred thousands, seaducks off the shore in ten thousands, and everything with a wide variety of species. Read more. As a birder, I have traveled to Cape May many times, but some of the best times were taking birding workshops with Pat and Clay Sutton. After 30 minutes of walking and birding, we checked off 200+ Sanderlings, 20 Great Black-backed Gulls, Least Sandpiper, Dunlin, Great Egrets, and Song and White-crowned Sparrows.