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Delintment Lake with Portland Audubon

June 8 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Meet at Spark Collaborative Studio at 8:30 (parking available on Adams, east of Broadway). We will caravan to Delintment Lake, arriving around 9:30. Starting at the dam, we’ll make our way around Delintment, looking for Williamson’s Sapsuckers, waterfowl, and other passerines. After the almost 2-mile hike around the lake, we’ll have the option to meander up the Delintment Creek Trail. This trail travels through a burn scar from a 2007 fire and going can be rough due to downed snags. We’ll travel about 1-mile up the trail, looking for shrub-loving forest birds, before heading back toward the dam.

 

Distance: Four miles total with approximately 2-miles around Delintment Lake, approximately 2-miles on the Delintment Creek Trail.

Elevation change: less than 100ft

Trail tread and width: Undeveloped/unmaintained footpath with uneven surface and some climbing over downs snags/logs required

Pacing: We will move at a slow pace with frequent stops to look for birds, plants, insects, and other bits of nature.

Amenities: ADA parking and bathroom available, water available at trailhead

Rest Stops: There are no benches along the route we will be traveling.

For more information, see here: https://audubonportland.org/events/

Details

Date:
June 8
Time:
8:00 am - 2:00 pm