Special Events

2023 Sax Zim Bog Weekend 

FEB 11, 2023 AT 7 AM – FEB 12, 2023 AT 3 PM


Use the Sign Up Link to RSVP: 

Join the Kestrels for our 2nd annual adventure to Sax Zim Bog in Northern MN.This hot spot for owl and boreal specialties draws birders from all over the world. Great Grey Owl, Hawk Owl, Boreal Chickadee, Pine Grosbeak and Black Billed Magpie are just a few of the area specialties.

HOTEL: Days Inn Miller Hill in Duluth has a “birders rate” of $79 – 

218-727-3110 (only rooms with 1 queen bed available). Will be looking for another hotel option too. You can comment in the Facebook Event page to coordinate carpools and sharing rooms.

SUN GUIDED BIRDING: We will hire 2+ guides based on interest. There will be a fee for this. Remember to tip your guides. RSVP in the SignUp.

BIRDING MEET-UPS: We will coordinate meet-ups on Sat, Sat night dinner, and Sun (for people not on the guided outings). More info on these to come.