Category Archives: Gray Jay

DNCB Outing No. 2017-35 to Mount Baker

More photos at our DNCB Flickr site Ten DNCBers had an exciting Wednesday on our annual September climb of Mt. Baker in Washington State. It was “smokey” from the forest fires, but the vistas, wildflowers, some neat bird species, and … Continue reading

Posted in *DNCB, American Dipper, American Pipit, Artist Point, Austin Pass, Begley Creek, Blue Grouse, Cedar Waxwing, Chipping Sparrow, Gray Jay, Mt. Baker, Picture Lake, Sharp-shinned Hawk, Yellow-rumped Warbler | Leave a comment

DNCB Outing No. 2017-30 to Manning Park

Photos by Brian Avent (BA), Maureen Sinilaid (MS), Pat Smart (PS), Terry Carr (TC) More photos at our DNCB Flickr site Eleven DNCBers enjoyed a hazy Wednesday wandering the trails of Manning Park (MP) on our annual birding and wildflower … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2016-33 to Cypress Mountain Park

Eleven DNCBers spent a glorious Wednesday morning walking the trails of Cypress Mountain Park.  Along with the spectacular vistas and exhilarating mountain walk to Bowen Lookout, we also had a few neat sightings of flora and birds.  Check out the … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2016-29 to Iona & Manning Park

Report A:  Iona Regional Park Only four of us, Roger, Mike, Chris and I, went to Iona Regional Park last Wednesday while several others (Kirsten, Marion & Jean, plus Pat & Maureen, Manli & Liz) spent the day at Manning … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing Report No. 2015-38 to Mt. Baker

Fourteen DNCBers enjoyed a beautiful, sunny, first day of Autumn, wandering a few of the trails in Mount Baker National Forest.  We saw a few neat birds (American Dippers) and animals (Mountain Goats), but the spectacular scenery was the winner … Continue reading

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DNCB Outing No. 2015-29 to Manning Park

There were about 30 folk from four BC Nature Clubs (Chilliwack, Langley, White Rock/Surrey and Delta) on Wednesday’s outing to Manning Park.  It was very slightly overcast, but a gorgeous day.  Gerhard and I left the Ladner Bus Exchange at … Continue reading

Posted in *DNCB, Beaver Lodge Wetlands, Black Bear, Cascade Golden-Mantled Ground Squirrel, Chipping Sparrow, Clark's Nutcracker, Columbian Ground Squirrel, Coyote, Evening Grosbeak, Gray Jay, Hoary Marmot, Lightning Lake, Mountain Bluebird, Mountain Chickadee, Orange-crowned Warbler, Red Crossbill, Red Squirrel, Three-toed Woodpecker, Townsend's Warbler, Yellow-pine Chipmunk | Leave a comment

DNCB Outing No. 2014-35 to Mt. Baker in Washington, USA

Ten DNCBers had another stellar “away” outing to Mt. Baker Park in Washington on Wednesday.  Lots of hi-lites and you can see the photo evidence on our DNCB Picasa site. We met at and left from the Peace Arch Park … Continue reading

Posted in *DNCB, American Dipper, American Pipit, Bald Eagle, Gray Jay, Hoary Marmot, Mt. Baker, Pika, Townsend's Warbler, Western Tanager | Leave a comment