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

We specialize in everything to do with enjoying wild birds — from healthy backyard habitats to guided tours around the world. Our customers depend upon us for fresh bird seed, feeders, baths, field guides, optics, and unique gifts.

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 to discover our latest products including the best crazy sock selection in town.

Learn more about local organizations supporting wildlife in our local Bay Area.

Upcoming Events
Lisa Myers

Spring Birdathon

SATURDAY, APRIL 14
8:00AM – 12:00PM

Join Lisa's fundraising team, The Persistent Picidaes, to experience a variety of bird species all in one morning! and raise money for the Santa Clara Valley Audubon's 2018 Birdathon. $50 donation to participate. Preregister at scvas.org/birdathon.

Shorebird Migration Workshop

SATURDAY, APRIL 21
8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
In the Field — the tidal ponds of Alviso

Western Sandpiper ©Tony Woo

Western Sandpiper ©Tony Woo

Led by Ryan Phillips and Lisa Myers. Birding the tidal ponds of Alviso. $35 per person. RSVP: Call the store to reserve your spot 408-358-9453


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Bird ID Workshops

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25 and JUNE 6
7:30PM – 8:30PM
at The Los Gatos Birdwatcher

Lisa Myers will focus on five different local bird species each month. Open to all levels of birders. Max class size: 25 participants. Free. RSVP: 408-358-9453.

illustration of little birdies kissing

Birds in Love Class

LECTURE: WEDNESDAY, MAY 2
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM, at the store

FIELD TRIP: SATURDAY, MAY 5
Location to be announced in class

Led by Lisa Myers. Space will be limited so sign-up soon by calling the store
408-358-9453. Fee $50.

Upcoming Tours
Moss Landing Turkey Vulture ©Tony Woo

Moss Landing Turkey Vulture
©Tony Woo

Birding Coastal Hot Spots around
Moss Landing with Ryan Phillips and
Lisa Myers

SATURDAY, JUNE 9  •  8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

We are heading to the coast! We will stop in several summer hot spots around Moss Landing and spend time identifying the many species that make this Elkhorn Slough outlet their preferred habitat. In addition to the many different shorebirds and seabirds found here, we will also be on the look-out for California Sea Otters, Harbor Seals and whales off the coast. $65 Fee includes transportation & entrance fees.


Yellowstone Tour

JUNE 16 – 24, 2018 

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Tour includes: three guides, lodging, all meals, ground transport, park fees, and permits (air travel separate). $4,000 per person double occupancy. Learn more at 408-358-9453. – Now taking a waiting list



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Saturday Morning
Bird Walks

APR 7  Stevens Creek
County Park.
Chestnut Picnic Area (parking free).

APR 14  Join Lisa's fundraiser team for the Santa Clara Valley Audubon Society's Spring Birdathon. 8:00 AM to Noon. Pre-register at scvas.org, $50 donation. Meets at McClellan Ranch, Cupertino.

APR 21  No walk. Instead, join our Shorebird Workshop.

APR 28  La Rinconada Park, Granada Way in Los Gatos.

 

Spring Feeding Tips

Feeders are extra busy due to fattening up for migration, egg laying, and keeping predators away from nests.
check box Store your seed in cool, dry location
check box Keep bird baths full of clean water
check box Add high caloric fatty suet to your offerings
check box Hang feeders where cats cannot attack
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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
408-358-9453
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Hours:
Monday through Saturday, 10am - 6pm
Sunday, 12 noon - 5pm




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