Our serene winter wonderland provides a plethora of opportunities to get outside and explore the Montezuma Wetlands Complex with friends and family. Come out for a Hot Cocoa and Snow program to explore the wild side of Montezuma on snowshoes. Hop in our van and tour Montezuma to encounter majestic bald eagles, hawks, owls and waterfowl. Don’t miss the live owls that will be the stars of our Owl Prowl program. You can also rent snowshoes from us to explore the winter landscape on your own. Space is limited and registration is required for all programs. Programs will run even if there isn’t enough snow for snowshoeing. Please call 315-365-3588 or e-mail montezuma@audubon.org.

 

Howland’s Island Paddle Tour

June 1 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Saturday, June 1st, 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.   Howland’s Island Paddle Tour Calling all paddlers- first timers to those with experience. Join us for our first paddle of the season, exploring the edge of Howland’s Island which is rich with birds, other wildlife and history. We will look and listen for breeding warblers, like the […]

Northern Montezuma Birding Tour

June 5 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Wednesday, June 5th, 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Northern Montezuma Birding Tour Leave the driving to us as we explore the Northern part of the Montezuma Wetlands Complex. We will take the Audubon van to several locations looking and listening for nesting birds including marsh birds and songbirds. Nearly two dozen Warbler species could be […]

Huckleberry Swamp Hike

June 8 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Saturday, June 8th, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Huckleberry Swamp Hike Participants will learn about one of Wayne County’s hidden treasures- Huckleberry Swamp located in North Rose, NY. Join us for a leisurely walk along an elevated boardwalk through the swamp and explore the birds and other wildlife that live there. Binoculars and field guides […]

Montezuma Birdwatching Tour

June 13 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Thursday, June 13th, 3:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Montezuma Birdwatching Tour    The Montezuma Wetlands Complex is teeming with eagles, osprey, herons, and songbirds. Join us for a van tour through Montezuma’s m arshes, forests and grasslands to explore the abundant wildlife as they go about their daily activities. Bring your camera to capture images of […]

Sunset Birding Tour

June 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Saturday, June 15th, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Sunset Birding Tour Summer is almost here, and the days are getting longer. Join us for a dusk van tour of Montezuma’s birding hot spots where dozens of species can be seen and heard! Waterfowl, shorebirds, songbirds, and raptors are all likely possibilities to be spotted. Pre-paid […]

MARSH @ MAC/DEC: Hydrilla Monitoring

June 22 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

MARSH! is part of a larger effort to restore, protect, and enhance wildlife habitat on nearly 50,000 acres in the Montezuma Wetlands Complex. This VOLUNTEER program supports the habitat restoration efforts of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Montezuma Audubon Center and other partners at Montezuma. This […]

Summer Solstice Celebration Paddle

June 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Saturday, June 22nd, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Summer Solstice Celebration Paddle Celebrate with us on the first day of summer as we paddle near the Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge and enjoy the nesting birds, basking turtles, soaring eagles, and singing frogs. Tandem canoes, solo kayaks, paddles, and PFDs can be rented or you can […]

MARSH @ MAC/DEC: Hydrilla Monitoring

June 26 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

MARSH! is part of a larger effort to restore, protect, and enhance wildlife habitat on nearly 50,000 acres in the Montezuma Wetlands Complex. This VOLUNTEER program supports the habitat restoration efforts of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Montezuma Audubon Center and other partners at Montezuma. This […]

Montezuma Birdwatching Tour

June 27 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Thursday, June 27th, 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.   Montezuma Birdwatching Tour    The Montezuma Wetlands Complex is teeming with breeding songbirds, marsh birds, and other wildlife this time of year. Join us for a van tour through Montezuma’s marshes, forests and grasslands to explore the abundant wildlife as they go about their morning activities. Bring your […]

Crusoe Creek Paddle

June 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Saturday, June 29th, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.   Crusoe Creek Paddle    Join us for a paddle along Crusoe Creek while we look and listen for secretive wetland birds like herons and American Bittern, and maybe catch a glimpse of a beaver or river otter. This paddle is under a mile long, and on flat, calm waters […]