May 19-21, 2016 (Thursday-Saturday)

Welcome to the 9th Annual Chequamegon Bay Birding & Nature Festival -- a weekend of birding and nature activities on Wisconsin's south shore of Lake Superior at the peak of spring migration.  With over 110 activities to choose from, birders and nature lovers of all skills and ages will find a wealth of choices at this year's festival. 

Look what's happening in Ashland:




Bird & Nature Festival

Here's a little teaser of some of the activities for 2015...Penokee Day Trips are back, A tale of Two Peregrines, Wolves & Cougars in Wisconsin, Wisconsin's Nighttime Superheros, Smartphone Birding, Photo Safari and much more.. 

The Chequamegon Bay Birding and Nature Festival has something for everyone.

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Birds seen durning the 2015 Festival. 

The Plinske's slideshow "Discovering Birds and Ourselves - One Festival at a Time".

Here are some blog posts from Samantha Christian, she was a participant at this year festival.  You can find more photos on her website

Sea Caves Nature Hike
Morgan Falls St. Peter's Dome
Penokee Mountains
Copper Falls
Stockton Island Cruise

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