Earth Day Bird-a-thon Bus Tour

72255 Varner Road, Thousand Palms, CA, 92276


*Past Event

Friday, April 21, 2017; 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

72255 Varner Road, Thousand Palms, CA, 92276
P: 760-862-9984, Visit Website, Email:

Whether you are a beginner or a serious birder, enjoy spectacular desert and mountain scenery on a guided bus tour to well-known birding and nature hotspots in and around the Coachella Valley. Water and snacks will be provided. Bring a sack lunch to enjoy at one of our stops along the way. Before the day is over, we hope to identify 100 different bird species, have lots of fun, and raise money for conservation. Led by Kurt Leuschner, Professor of Natural Resources, College of the Desert. 

FEE:  $50 per person.  Meet in the McDonald's parking lot, 72255 Varner Road in Thousand Palms at 7:45AM for an on-time 8:00AM departure.

RSVP: 760-862-9984, required by Wednesday, April 19. Seating is limited.

Sponsored by Friends of the Desert Mountains. Visit our website at or follow our Facebook page at

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