Birding Hotspots Near This area

These are the active birding hotspots in the last 30 days. Below, you can adjust the active range of dates or finding birding areas near other cities around the world.

**HUNTLEY MEADOWS PARK
African American Heritage Memorial Park
Agricultural History Farm Park
Alexandria Waterfront (DC waters)
Algonkian Nature Preserve--Sanctuary Trail
Algonkian Regional Park
Algonkian Regional Park--Potomac Heritage Trail
All Veterans Park
Allen Pond Park
Alpha Ridge Park
American Legion Bridge
Anacostia Park
Anacostia River Trail (PG Co.)
Anacostia Riverwalk Trail--Navy Yard
Annandale Community Park
Annapolis Area Christian School woods
Annapolis Junction Business Park
Anne Arundel Community College
Arrowbrook Park
Arrowhead Park
Ashburn Lake
Ashburn Village Lake
Ashby Pond Conservancy Site
Aspen Hill
Atholton Park
Audrey Carroll Audubon Sanctuary
Audubon Naturalist Society - Woodend Sanctuary
Baker Park, Frederick
Ball's Bluff Battlefield Regional Park
Ballenger Creek Park
Baltimore Inner Harbor
Baltimore Waterfront Promenade at Fells Point
Baltimore Waterfront Promenade at Harbor East
Baltimore-Annapolis Trail Park
Banshee Reeks Nature Preserve
Barcroft Park
Barnard Hill Park
Battery Kemble Park
Beaverdam Creek Reservoir
Belle Haven Park--Marina
Belle Haven Park--North Parking Area
Belle Haven Park--Picnic Area
Belle's Bird Sanctuary Park
Belmont Bay Marina
Beltsville Agricultural Research Center
Ben Brenman Park
Benjamin Banneker Park
Bethesda Trolley Trail--Battery La.-Woodmont Ave.
Bethesda Trolley Trail--Tuckerman La.-Nicholson La.
Beverley Park (aka "The Pit")
Black Hill RP--Boat Ramp area
Black Hill RP--Crystal Rock Trail
Black Hill RP--Little Seneca Lake, Rte.121
Black Hill RP--Ten Mile Creek area, trails and lake
Black Hill Regional Park
Bladensburg Waterfront Park
Blandair
Bles Park
Blockhouse Point Conservation Park
Blue Mash Nature Trail
Bluemont Park
Bowie Town Center Pond
Bright Pond
Broadlands Blvd--Forest Trails
Broadlands Wetlands Nature Preserve
Broken Land Parkway-U.S. 29 Stormwater Pond
Brookfield Park
Brookside Gardens
Brookside Nature Center
Bull Run Regional Park
Burke Lake Park
Buttermilk Creek Trail
C&O Canal--Blockhouse Point
C&O Canal--Brickyard Rd. - Marsden Tract
C&O Canal--Chain Bridge
C&O Canal--Edwards Ferry
C&O Canal--Fletcher's Cove (Fletcher's Boathouse)
C&O Canal--Great Falls
C&O Canal--Lander
C&O Canal--Lock 6
C&O Canal--Lock 7
C&O Canal--Lock 8
C&O Canal--Locks 10-12
C&O Canal--Mouth of the Monocacy (Fred. Co.)
C&O Canal--Mouth of the Monocacy (Mont. Co.)
C&O Canal--Nolands Ferry
C&O Canal--Old Angler's Inn - Billy Goat Trail Section B
C&O Canal--Old Anglers Inn - Bear Island
C&O Canal--Pennyfield Lock
C&O Canal--Point of Rocks
C&O Canal--Potomac Boat Club
C&O Canal--Riley's Lock
C&O Canal--Swains Lock
C&O Canal--Sycamore Landing
C&O Canal--Violette's Lock
Cabin John RP--Locust Grove Nature Center
Cabin John RP--Power-line Cut
Cabin John Regional Park
Cameron Run
Canton Waterfront Park
Capital Crescent Trail--Bethesda
Carderock Recreation Area
Cavalier Trail Park
Cavanaugh Dr. - future school site
Centennial Park
Charlestown Retirement Community Pond (restricted access)
Cheltenham Wetlands Park
Cherry Hill Park
Chinquapin Park Recreation Center & Aquatics Facility
Clark's Crossing Park
Claude Moore Park
Colmar Manor Park
Columbia Gardens Cemetery
Columbia Gateway and GE Retention Pond
Colvin Run Mill Park
Congressional Cemetery
Constitution Gardens and Reflecting Pool
Crabbs Branch Pond
Creighton Road Pond
Crest Lawn Memorial Gardens
Croydon Creek Nature Center, Rockville
Cub Run RECenter
Cub Run Stream Valley Park (North)
Cub Run Stream Valley Park (South)
Cylburn Arboretum
DOT Bridge and BWI Amtrak Marsh
Daingerfield Island
Daniels Run Park
Darnestown Rd. ponds
Davidsonville Park
Depot Pond - East
Depot Pond - West
Dickerson Conservation Park
Difficult Run Stream Valley Park (Georgetown Pike)
Difficult Run Stream Valley Park (Great Falls)
Difficult Run Stream Valley Park (Oakton)
Donleigh ponds and woods
Dora Kelley Nature Park
Dried Earth Pond
Druid Hill Park
Druid Hill Park--Druid Lake
Druid Hill Park--Maryland Zoo
Druid Ridge Cemetery
Dry Seneca Creek Park
Dulles Airport- Snowy Owl Observation Point
Dulles Airport--Pond
Dulles Greenway Wetlands Mitigation Project
Dulles Greenway Wetlands Mitigation Project--South
Dumbarton Oaks Park
Dyke Marsh Wildlife Preserve
Eakin Community Park
East Potomac Park--Hains Pt.
Ed Sears Road
Edgewater Pond
Elizabeth Hartwell Mason Neck NWR--Great Marsh Trail
Elizabeth Mills Riverfront Park
Elkhorn Garden Plots
Elklick Woodlands Natural Area Preserve
Ellanor C. Lawrence Park
Evans Parkway Park
Fairfax Co--Pinewood Greens Subdivision
Fairfax Hills Park
Fairland Recreational Park
Fairland Regional Park (PG Co.)
Federal Hill Park
Flat Lick Stream Valley Park
Font Hill Wetland Park
Fort Armistead Park (Baltimore City)
Fort Bayard Park
Fort Belvoir (restricted access)
Fort Bennet Park
Fort Bunker Hill Park
Fort C.F. Smith Park
Fort Dupont Park
Fort Dupont Park--earthworks
Fort Hunt Elementary School
Fort Hunt Park
Fort McHenry NM
Fort Meade--Burba Lake
Fort Reno
Fort Totten Park
Fort Ward Park
Fort Washington Marina
Fort Washington National Park
Founders Park
Fountainhead Regional Park
Four Mile Run Park
Fox Chase Pond and Wetlands
Fran Uhler Natural Area
Franklin Park
Fraser Preserve (The Nature Conservancy)
Fred Archibald Audubon Sanctuary
Fred Crabtree Park
Frederick Douglass National Historic Site
Freedom Park
Frying Pan Farm Park
Frying Pan Park
Fulton Pond
GW Parkway South (MD waters)
Gangplank Marina
George Mason Conference Center
George Mason University--Mason Pond
George Washington Parkway Pedestrian Bridge
Georgetown Reservoir
Georgetown Waterfront Park
Gerry Connolly Cross County Trail--Pohick Creek and Middle Run
Glade Valley Stream
Glencarlyn Park
Glencarlyn Park--Sparrow Pond
Glendening Nature Preserve
Glenstone Museum (restricted access)
Glenwood Cemetery
Glover Park
Glover-Archbold Park--North end
Gorman - Eden Brook
Governor Bridge Natural Area
Gravelly Point (DC waters)
Gravelly Point Park
Great Falls Park
Great Seneca Stream Valley Park--Greenway Trail
Green Hills Farm Wetland
Green Mount Cemetery, Baltimore
Green Spring Garden Park
Greenbelt Park
Greenbelt Community Garden - Henry's Hollow
Greenbelt Community Garden, Hamilton Place
Greenbelt Lake - Buddy Attick Lake Park
Greenway Trail, Germantown
Greenway Trail--Huntmaster Rd. to Brink Rd. (Incl. Goshen Park)
Grist Mill Park
Guilford Park
Gulf Branch Natural Area
Gunners Lake
Gwynn Acres Path
Gwynnbrook WMA
Gwynns Falls Leakin Park
Gwynns Falls Trail South
Hanlon Park
Harbor Hospital
Hard Bargain Farm (restricted access)
Herndon Centennial Golf Course
Hernwood Landfill (capped)
Hidden Pond Park
Holmes Run Stream Valley Park
Homespun Dr. Stormwater Pond
Homestead Farm (restricted access)
Hopewell Park
Horsepen Run Trail
Howard County Living Farm Heritage Museum
Howard E. Herman Park
Hoyles Mill Conservation Park
Hughes Hollow - McKee Beshers WMA
Hughes Rd. polo fields
Hughes Road--Hunt View Farm (private)
Hunting Creek Bridge
Huntington Park
Huntley Meadows Park--Cedar Trail Loop
Huntley Meadows Park--Hike and Bike Trail
Huntley Meadows Park--Observation Tower
Huntley Meadows Park--Visitor Center Feeder Area
Huntley Meadows Park--Woodcock Meadow
Huntsman Lake
Ikea Wetlands
Indian Creek marsh, Greenbelt
Irvine Nature Center
Isaac Crossman Park at Four Mile Run
JK Black Oak Wildlife Sanctuary (private)
Jackson Miles Abbott Wetlands Refuge
Jackson Pond
Jefferson Manor Park
Jessup - Provinces Park
Johns Hopkins APL Pond
Johns Hopkins University--Homewood Campus (private)
Johns Hopkins University--Olin Hall pond
Jones Falls Trail at Remington
Jones Falls Trail at Round Falls
Jones Falls Trail at Woodberry
Jones Point Park
Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary
Jug Bay Wetlands--Otter Point-Two Run Trail Loop
Kalorama Park
Ken-Gar Palisades Park
Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens
Kinder Farm Park
King Farm Blvd. retention ponds
Kingman Island South - Kingman Lake/Heritage Island
Kingstowne Lake
Klingle Valley Trail
Konterra Drive fields and ponds (private property, restricted access)
Krimgold Park
LBJ Memorial Grove - Columbia Island Marina
LM Stevens Park
Lafayette Park
Lake Accotink Park
Lake Anne (Reston)
Lake Artemesia
Lake Audubon
Lake Barcroft
Lake Braddock
Lake Churchill, Germantown
Lake Elkhorn
Lake Fairfax Park
Lake Frank
Lake Hallowell
Lake Kittamaqundi
Lake Linganore
Lake Mercer
Lake Merle
Lake Needwood
Lake Needwood - north end
Lake Newport
Lake Ridge Park
Lake Roland--Bare Hills
Lake Roland--Boardwalk
Lake Waterford Park
Largo Town Center Park
Laurel Hill Equestrian Center
Laurel Hill Equestrian Center--Workhouse Loop
Laurel Lake/Granville Gude Park
Laurel Park marshes
Laurel Riverfront Park
Layhill Park
Laytonsville Pond
Laytonsville Turf Farm
Leone Riverside Park
Lewinsville Park
Liberty Lake--North End
Liberty Reservoir--Content Lane Trail (Balt. Co.)
Liberty Reservoir--Dam Trail (Balt. Co.)
Liberty Reservoir--Locust Run Trail (Balt Co.)
Libertytown Park
Lily Pons Rd.
Lilypons Water Gardens
Lincoln Park
Little Bennett RP--Froggy Hollow Trail
Little Bennett RP--Kingsley Trail
Little Bennett RP--Western Piedmont Trail
Little Bennett RP--Wilson Mill Trail
Little Bennett Regional Park
Little Difficult Run Stream Valley Park (Folkstone)
Little Falls Branch Stream Valley Park
Little Falls Parkway - Norwood Park
Little Paint Branch Trail
Lois Y. Green Conservation Park
Long Branch Nature Center & Park
Long Branch Stream Valley Park
Long Branch Trail--Carroll Ave.- Piney Branch Rd.
Long Bridge Park
Loudoun Water Authority
Lower Four Mile Run
Lower Senate Park
Lubber Run Park
Lucketts Area
Luria Park
MLK Rec. Park
Madison Manor Park
Magruder Branch Trail--Sweepstakes Rd. trailhead
Magruder Park and environs
Mallard Lane - farm field at end of pavement
Manassas National Battlefield Park--Matthews Hill/Stone House
Manassas National Battlefield Park--Portici Area
Manassas National Battlefield Park--Sparrow Alley
Mantua Park
Mason District Park
Mason Neck NWR- Woodmarsh Trail Observation Platform
Mason Neck SP--Bay View Trail
Mason Neck SP--Visitors Center
Masonville Cove (Open M-F 9-4, Sat 9-1, Closed Sun)
Matthew Henson Trail--Layhill Rd.- Georgia Ave.
Mattie JT Stepanek Park
Maydale Nature Center, Cloverly
McCrillis Gardens - Woods Academy
McDonogh Pond
McKenny Hills Park
McMillan Reservoir
Meadowbrook Park (Howard Co.)
Meadowbrook Park (Montgomery Co.)
Meadowlark Botanical Garden--Perimeter Trail.
Meadowlark Botanical Gardens
Meadowood Recreation Area
Meadowood Recreation Area
Meadowood Recreation Area--Mustang Trailhead
Meadowridge Business Park Pond
Meadowside Nature Center
Melvin Hazen Park
Meridian Hill Park
Merkle NRMA
Merkle NRMA--Critical Area Driving Tour
Merkle NRMA--Mattaponi Creek area (south of creek)
Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods
Middle Branch Park
Middle Patuxent Environmental Area
Middle Patuxent Environmental Area -- Wildlife Loop Trail
Middle Patuxent Environmental Area--South Wind Trail
Middlesex Drive pond
Milford Mill Park
Millwood Recreation Area
Monocacy National Battlefield
Monocacy National Battlefield--Ford Loop Trail
Monocacy National Battlefield--Gambrill Mill Trail
Monocacy National Battlefield--Thomas Farm Trail
Monocacy River Path
Monticello Park
Morgan Run NEA--Jim Bowers Rd.
Morgan Run Natural Environmental Area
Morven Park
Mount Pleasant Farm - Howard County Conservancy
Mount Pleasant Farm--SkyWatch
Mt. Vernon
Muddy Branch Greenway Trail--Pennyfield entrance
Music Fair Marsh
NIH campus (restricted access; photo i.d. needed)
National Arboretum
National Arboretum--Azalea Collection and Mt. Hamilton
National Arboretum--Fern Valley
National Cathedral--Bishop's Garden & Olmsted Woods
National Mall
National Park Seminary
National Recreation and Park Association
Nationals Park
North Chevy Chase Park
Northside Park
Northway Fields Park
Northwest Branch Trail (Montgomery Co.)
Northwest Branch Trail--Burnt Mills
Northwest Branch Trail--East West Hwy. - Riggs Rd.
Northwest Branch, Anacostia River
Northwest Golf Course (restricted access)
Notre Dame of Maryland University campus
Nottoway Park
Oak Marr Park
Oaks Landfill (private)
Oakwood Cemetery
Occoquan Regional Park
Occoquan Sewage Plant (UOSA)
Oland Road
Old Baltimore Road - Ford Area
Old Frederick Rd. pull-off (Howard Co.)
Olde Izaak Walton Park
Ora Glen Stormwater Pond
Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Oronoco Bay Park
Ox Hill Battlefield Park
Oxbow Lake
Paint Branch Stream Valley Park
Paint Branch Trail (PG County)
Patapsco Pond #1
Patapsco Valley SP--Avalon area
Patapsco Valley SP--Church Trail
Patapsco Valley SP--Daniels Area (Baltimore Co.)
Patapsco Valley SP--Driver Rd. entrance
Patapsco Valley SP--Glen Artney Area
Patapsco Valley SP--Granite Area downstream of Old Court Rd.
Patapsco Valley SP--Granite Area upstream of Old Court Rd.
Patapsco Valley SP--Grist Mill Trail
Patapsco Valley SP--Henryton
Patapsco Valley SP--Hilton Area
Patapsco Valley SP--Hollofield Section
Patapsco Valley SP--Lost Lake
Patapsco Valley SP--Marriottsville
Patapsco Valley SP--McKeldin Area
Patapsco Valley SP--River Rd
Patapsco Valley SP--Woodstock Area downstream of Woodstock Rd.
Patterson Park
Patton Turf Farm
Patuxent Branch Trail
Patuxent Branch Trail, Elkhorn
Patuxent Ponds Park
Patuxent Research Refuge
Patuxent Research Refuge--North Tract
Patuxent Research Refuge--North Tract, Power Line section
Patuxent Research Refuge--North Tract--Lake Allen
Patuxent Research Refuge--North Tract--New Marsh/Cattail Pond
Patuxent Research Refuge--North Tract--Pine Trail
Patuxent Research Refuge--North Tract--Wildlife Viewing Area/Merganser Pond
Patuxent Research Refuge--South Tract (National Wildlife Visitor Center)
Patuxent River Park
Patuxent River Park--Croom Airport
Patuxent River Park--Jackson Landing
Patuxent River Park--Mt. Calvert
Patuxent River Park--Selby's Landing
Patuxent River Park--Wooton's Landing
Patuxent River SP--Annapolis Rock Rd
Patuxent River SP--Hipsley Mill Rd. (Howard Co.)
Patuxent River SP--Howard Chapel Rd. (Montgomery Co.)
Patuxent River SP--Long Corner Rd
Patuxent River SP--Mullinix
Patuxent River SP--Rte. 97 (Montgomery Co.)
Philips Farm
Pimmit Run--Mouth
Pinecliff Park
Piney Orchard Nature Preserve
Piney Run Park
Piscataway Creek
Piscataway Park
Piscataway Park--Boardwalk
Plumtree Path
Pohick Bay Regional Park
Pohick Bay Regional Park--Boat Ramp
Potomac Greens Park
Potomac Overlook Regional Park
Potomac Yard ponds
Powhatan Springs Park
Quarry Lake
Quarry Place
REI pond (Howard Co.)
Race Road
Rachel Carson Conservation Park
Ralph Rd. retention pond
Ray's Meadow Local Park
Reagan National Airport
Red Rock Wilderness Overlook Regional Park
Red Run Stream Valley Trail
Redgate Park
Reston National Golf Course
Rickman/Woodstock Equestrian Park
Riderwood Village (restricted access)
River Farm at Jug Bay
Riverbend Park
Riverside Park
Roaches Run Waterfowl Sanctuary
Rock Creek Cemetery
Rock Creek Golf Course
Rock Creek Park
Rock Creek Park -- Conn. Ave. to National Zoo
Rock Creek Park Community Garden
Rock Creek Park Trail - Q St. NW
Rock Creek Park--Beach Drive - Park Rd.
Rock Creek Park--Beach Drive east of Kensington Parkway
Rock Creek Park--Beach Drive west of Kensington Parkway
Rock Creek Park--Chevy Chase
Rock Creek Park--Dog Run
Rock Creek Park--Klingle Mansion
Rock Creek Park--Maintenance Yard
Rock Creek Park--Mass. Ave. - Conn. Ave.
Rock Creek Park--Melvin C. Hazen Trail
Rock Creek Park--Nature Center area
Rock Creek Park--Peirce Mill
Rock Creek Park--Ross Drive
Rock Creek Park--Sherrill Drive
Rock Creek Park--The Ridge
Rock Creek Park--West End
Rock Creek Park--Western Ridge Trail
Rock Creek Park--upper Beach Drive
Rock Creek Trail--Linthicum St. Trailhead
Rock Hill District Park
Rockburn Branch Park
Rocky Gorge Reservoir--Browns Bridge (Howard Co.)
Rocky Gorge Reservoir--Browns Bridge (Mont. Co.)
Rocky Gorge Reservoir--Scott Cove (Howard Co.)
Rocky Gorge Reservoir--Supplee Park (PG Co.)
Rocky Gorge Reservoir--T. Howard Duckett Dam (PG Co.)
Royal Lake Park
Runnymede Park
Russia Branch Trail
Rust Nature Sanctuary
Sands Road Park
Savage Park
Schooley Mill Park
Schoolhouse Pond
Scott's Run Nature Preserve
Seneca Creek Greenway Trail--Huntmaster Road to Watkins Road
Seneca Creek SP--Clopper Lake
Seneca Creek State Park
Seneca Trailhead Park/Seneca Tract
Severn Run NEA
Sewell's Orchard Pond
Shirlington Park
Signal Hill Park
Sligo Creek Park--Dennis Ave. to Wayne Ave.
Sligo Creek Park--Wayne Ave. to south end
Sligo Creek Park--north end to Dennis Ave.
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
Smithsonian Institution
Snakeden Branch
Soapstone Valley Park
Soldiers Delight NEA
Somerset - Vinton Park
South Germantown Recreational Park
South Lakes High School
South Run Stream Valley Trail--South Run Park to Burke Lake
Southwest Area Park
Springdale Drive Quarry
Stanford Blvd. Pond, Columbia Corporate Park
Stockton Parkway
Stone Bridge Area Trails
Stony Run Park
Stratton Woods Park
Stream Valley Park
Stringfellow Soccer Park
Sugarland Run Trail
Sugarloaf Mt.
Suitland Bog
Sully Historic Site
Sully Woodlands
Sunrise Valley Park (Herndon Monroe Wetland Preserve)
Swan Creek Wetland--Cox Creek DMCF (access by guided tour only)
Swann Park
Sycamore Lake
Sycamore Landing Rd. fields
Tackett's Mill Pond
Tamarack Park
The Ellipse
The George Washington Masonic National Memorial
The Turner Farm/Observatory Park
The Turquoise Trail
The Village at Victoria Falls
Theodore Roosevelt Island
Thompson Boat Center
Thoreau Middle School
Three Sisters Islands
Tide Lock Park (DC waters)
Tippecanoe Lake
Town of Occoquan
Tregaron Conservancy
Triadelphia Reservoir (Howard County)
Triadelphia Reservoir--Big Branch
Triadelphia Reservoir--Brighton Dam (Howard County)
Triadelphia Reservoir--Brighton Dam (Montgomery County)
Triadelphia Reservoir--Greenbridge Rd.
Trolley Line No. 9 Trail
Tucker Lane, Ashton
Turkey Run Park
Twin Branches Trail
U. S. Capitol Grounds
U.S. Botanic Garden and Bartholdi Park
UMBC Hilltop Circle Loop
UMBC--Conservation and Environmental Research Area
UMBC--Herbert Run Greenway
UMBC--Pigpen Pond
US Marine Corps War Memorial (Iwo Jima)
University of Maryland Central Farm (restricted access)
University of Maryland--XFINITY Center meadow
Upton Hill Regional Park
Urbana District Park
Van Dyck Park
Vienna Reservoir
WB&A Trail--Horsepen Branch (PG Co.)
WB&A Trail--Patuxent Rd. to powerline
Walker Nature Center--Reston
Waples Mill Elementry School
Waples Mill Meadow Park
Warfield's Pond Park
Washington & Old Dominion Trail--Hunter Mill Road
Washington & Old Dominion Trail--Vienna Town Green
Washington Sailing Marina (DC waters)
Waterford Park
Waterfront Park
Watkins Ponds - King Farm Stream Park
Watkins Regional Park
Waverly Stormwater Pond
Weather Service Road
Weems Creek
West Covington Park
West Friendship Park
West Potomac Park--Tidal Basin
Western Regional Park
Western Run Park
Westgrove Park
Wheaton Branch Stormwater Ponds
Wheaton Claridge Park
Wheaton Regional Park
Wheaton Regional Park--mini-train tracks/Pine Lake
White Oaks Park
White's Ford Regional Park
Whitehaven Park
Wilde Lake
Willard Avenue Neighborhood Park
Wilson Bridge (Prince George's Co.)
Winans Cove
Wincopin Neck
Windmill Hill Park
Wolf Trap National Park
Woodglen Lake
Woodlawn Cemetery
Woodlawn Manor Cultural Park
Woottons Mill Park
Wyman Park
Zion Rd. Pond
stakeout Rufous/Allen's Hummingbird, Ellicott City (2019-2020) (private access)