Los Gatos Birdwatcher
Welcome to The Los Gatos Birdwatcher. The Store for Nature Lovers.

For 25 years, the Los Gatos Birdwatcher has been helping customers enjoy the wild birds with whom we share our Earth. Our customers depend upon us for fresh bird seed, feeders, baths, field guides, optics, unique gifts and more.

Our mission is to educate, share adventures, and have fun through the love and experience of birds and nature. Visit us at our store in Los Gatos, California.

Monday – Saturday, 10am - 5pm (Closed Sunday).

Curbside pickup available. Call ahead: 408-358-9453

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If You Find a Baby Bird

If you find what you think is an orphaned baby bird on the ground, we encourage you to leave it alone and watch from a distance to see its parents come down to feed it. Several different species of birds actually leave the nest a few days before they can fly. If you suspect the bird has been orphaned or injured, click here to learn what to do.

Bewick's Wrens parent feeding a spider to its chick. ©Tom Grey

Bewick's Wren's parent feeding a spider to its chick. ©Tom Grey

Seed. It Makes Us Essential.

Palettes of bird seed at The Los Gatos Birdwatcher At times over the last several months we have run out of seed. Supply chain shortages during the pandemic paired with the welcomed new challenge of keeping up with higher demand, caused disruptions in seed supply here at the store. We thank all of our customers for being patient.
Pallets of bird seed line the aisles at The Los Gatos Birdwatcher.
Unique Gifts for Nature-Lovers

Our Fair Trade In-Store Offerings

People come into our store for more than bird seed. We are known for our unique gifts and are always on the look out for Tair Trade products like mobiles, jewelry, wall art, totes and more that come to us from all over the world.

Tulia Flying Crane mobile and Columbian maker from Tulia Artisan Gallery

Tulia Flying Crane mobile and Columbian maker from Tulia Artisan Gallery

Let's Go Birding | Saturday Morning Bird Walks, Workshops, and Tours
Let's Go Birding is the tour division of The Los Gatos Birdwatcher.
Our mission is to get you into different habitats where you can experience a variety of species not found at home. These walks and workshops are free and open to all birding levels. Sign-ups open on the first of the month. Call 408-358-9453 to register as capacity is limited and pre-registration is required. Social Distancing group photo out at Los Capitancillos Ponds in South San Jose. Photo by Jaslyn Law.

©Jaslyn Law

Saturday Morning Bird Walks

AUG 14 • 8:30 – 10:00AM  Sunnyvale Water Control

AUG 28 • 8:30 – 10:00AM  Sanborn County Park

Monthly Workshops

Bird ID Workshop

These free workshops take place after closing in the back parking lot of the Los Gatos Birdwatcher. We focus on various species' field marks, behaviors, food, habitat preferences and vocalizations.

WEDS, AUG 18 • 5:00 – 6:00PM

Featuring: Belted Kingfisher, Pied-billed Grebe, Common Gallinule, Song Sparrow


SFBBO Bird Hour with Lisa Myers – click here for recorded presentation
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Location and Hours
Los Gatos Birdwatcher
in King’s Court Shopping Center
at Los Gatos Boulevard
792 Blossom Hill Road
Los Gatos, CA 95032
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Monday – Saturday, 10am – 5pm
Sunday, CLOSED

Los Gatos Birdwatcher, 792 Blossom Hill Road, Los Gatos, CA 95030, 408-358-9453, info@losgatosbirdwatcher.com info@losgatosbirdwatcher.com
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