Founded in 1904

Affiliated with the National Audubon Society

Our Mission: To bring the excitement of birds to our community through birding, education and the conservation of bird habitats

Pasadena Birding Guide


It's here! The Birding Guide to the Greater Pasadena Area is in!!

About This Guide

Whether you are an experienced birder or a beginner, this handy guide offers indispensable information about where to go birding in the Greater Pasadena Area.

It covers 21 “hotspots” including directions and detailed instructions for how to bird those areas. Also included are longer articles on where to look for parrots, owls and butterflies, as well as comprehensive bird and butterfly lists for the Pasadena area.

Written by local experts, the guide covers a wide range of birding spots, from nearby mountains to local suburban parks.

How to Get It

This guide is available at the monthly meeting of the Pasadena Audubon Society (third Wednesday of each month).

They sell for a $15 donation to the Pasadena Audubon Society.

Grab yours while they're hot! They will go fast!

Sites covered include:

  • Almansor Park
  • Bette Davis Picnic Area/LAR
  • Charlton Flats/Chilao
  • Cobb Estate/Las Flores Canyon
  • Debs Regional Park
  • Descanso Gardens
  • Eaton Canyon Natural Area
  • Hahamongna Watershed Park
  • Hansen Dam
  • Huntington Botanical Gardens
  • Lacy Park
  • Los Angeles County Arboretum
  • Lower Arroyo Seco Park
  • Millard Canyon
  • Peck Pit
  • Placerita Canyon
  • San Gabriel River/West Fork
  • Santa Anita Canyon/Chantry Flats
  • Santa Fe Dam Recreation Area
  • Temple City/Arcadia Parrot Roost Sites
  • Whittier Narrows/Legg Lake