Join Bent of the River for the Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC)! During the GBBC, people from around the world count wild birds on the same weekend and then submit their data online for scientists to use in their research. Explore the beauty of Bent of the River with Audubon staff as we count birds along the way.
- Appropriate for ages 8 and up
- $5 per person
- Pre-registration is required
- Please meet in the Bent of the River front parking lot 10 minutes before the hike begins
For questions and to pre-register, please contact Kate Pratt at Kathleen.Pratt@audubon.org or 203-405-9113.
White-breasted Nuthatch. Photo: Nick Saunders
Bent of the River Audubon Center is a 700-acre nature sanctuary and education center located in Southbury, Connecticut. We are part of the Audubon Connecticut state office of the National Audubon Society and Atlantic Flyway. Our mission is to protect birds and the places they need, today and tomorrow. Visitors are welcome to enjoy our trails, nature programs, and conservation-themed events throughout the year.