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.

 

Braddock Bay Hawk Watch Trip

March 30 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Mar. 30, Saturday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Braddock Bay Hawk Watch Trip Braddock Bay is a bird migration hot spot located on the southern shore of Lake Ontario just west of Rochester, New York and early spring is the perfect time to look to the skies for many species of raptors migrating through the […]

Spring Migration Van Tour

April 5 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Friday, April 5th, 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Spring Migration Van Tour The Montezuma Wetlands Complex is Audubon’s first globally significant Important Bird Area because of the incredible number of ducks, geese and swans that stop here during the spring and fall migrations. Enjoy a leisurely ride in the Audubon van for an excursion to […]

Girl Scout Junior Flower Badge

April 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Saturday, April 6th, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Girl Scout Junior Flower Badge Spring is here and Montezuma is in full bloom. Junior Scouts are invited to complete the requirements for the Flower Badge with our fun and hands-on program while exploring woodland wildflowers. Troops and individual Scouts are welcome. Each scout must have a […]

Montezuma Sunset Hike

April 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Friday, April 12th, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.                                                                   Montezuma Sunset Hike Join us for a walk around the Montezuma Audubon Center’s marshes to explore our wildlife as they prepare for their nighttime activities. We will search for amphibians like spring peepers, wood frogs, and spotted salamanders, American Woodcock will be peenting in the dusk light and […]

Spring Break Day of Play!

April 17 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday, April 17th, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Spring Break Day of Play It’s springtime and time to explore. Children ages 6-10 are welcome to join us for outdoor and indoor activities including pond exploration, crafts, games, and more. Pack boots, a lunch, snack, and water bottle. Fee: $25/child, $40/two children; PRE-PAID RESERVATIONS REQUIRED. Space […]

Girl Scout Cadettes Archery Badge

April 20 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Saturday, April 20th, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Girl Scout Cadettes Archery Badge Archery is an exciting sport that takes strength, focus, good form and practice. Girl Scout Cadettes are invited to Heritage Outdoor Sports to learn about archery equipment, the proper way to draw a bow, and how to make the bull’s eye.  Scouts […]

Montezuma’s Bird Migration Van Tour

April 20 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Saturday, April 20th, 1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Montezuma’s Bird Migration Van Tour    The Montezuma Wetlands Complex is Audubon’s first globally significant Important Bird Area because of the incredible number of ducks, geese and swans that stop here during the spring and fall migrations. Enjoy a leisurely ride in the Audubon van for an […]

Cornell Lab of Ornithology Van Tour

April 26 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday, April 26th, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Cornell Lab of Ornithology Van Tour Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the closed doors at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology? Wonder no more. Join us in our van as we travel to Ithaca to meet an Audubon NY scientist for a guided birdwatching walk to explore […]

FREE Project WILD and Project Flying WILD Educators Training

April 27 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Montezuma Birdwatching Tour

May 8 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wednesday, May 8th, 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  Montezuma Birdwatching Tour    The Montezuma Wetlands Complex is teeming with migratory songbirds, marsh birds, and other wildlife this time of year. Join us for an evening van tour through the Montezuma’s marshes, forests and grasslands to explore the abundant wildlife as they prepare for their nocturnal activities. Bring […]