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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
Summer Nature SeriesWe're Going Birding

For ages 5 to 12

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8
11:00 AM –12:00 PM

Bird tour leader and store owner/educator Lisa Myers leads a 60-minute bird walk at Rinconada Park in Los Gatos. Birds will be viewed through high-powered spotting scopes. Space is limited, so call soon to reserve your child's spot! 408-358-9453


Caspian Tern by Tony Woo

Caspian Tern ©Tony Woo

One Good “Tern” Deserves Another —
Workshop with Biologist Ryan Phillips

SATURDAY, AUGUST 11
8:00 AM – 12 Noon

We will spend the morning at the Bay on the look out for Caspian Tern and Forster’s Tern, and Least and Black Terns too. Call the store to sign-up 408-358-9453. Fee: $35

Moss Landing Snowy Plover by Tony Woo

Moss Landing Snowy Plover ©Tony Woo

13th Annual Photo Exhibition

SUNDAY, AUGUST 19
Noon – 4:00PM
at The Los Gatos Birdwatcher

If you are a photographer, here is your opportunity to share your favorite photo with our birdwatcher community. If you wish to exhibit, please call the store to reserve your spot at 408-358-9453.

Upcoming Tours

Dramatic Birding Habitats of San Bruno and Devil's Slide

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Reserve your spot on the Let's Go Birding tour bus for
this nature-loving event! Raptor Biologist Ryan Phillips and Lisa Myers will lead this tour through the mountain's open habitat and Devil's Slide's rugged coastline. Fee: $65 (includes transportation and entrance fees).

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Saturday Morning
Bird Walks

AUG 8  Lexington Reservoir.
Meet at the Alma Bridge Rd. lot just east of the dam.

AUG 11  No walk. Tern Workshop with Ryan Phillips (see above).

AUG 18  Stevens Creek County Park. Meet in parking lot near Chestnut Picnic Area.

AUG 25  Arastradero County Park, Interpretive Center, Palo Alto.

SEP 1  No walk, Labor Day Weekend.

SEP 8  Call the store Friday night for location.

SEP 15  No walk. Let's Go Birding tour to Devil's Slide. (see above)

 

SUMMER BACKYARD BIRDING TIPS

Pretty soon, as summer ends, your birds will be on the move again as they make their journey south.

You can help prepare them
for their long journey by:

check box Keeping bird baths full of clean water
check box Providing cover for safety such as trees or shrubs
check box Not using pesticides
check box Providing high-quality food
Visit our store for the latest selections to build your backyard habitat!
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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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