Northrup Canyon Trailhead parking lot

The Early Bird - Bird Walk, Northrup Canyon Trail

Whether you are new to birding or an expert, come join Interpretive Specialist, Sarah Overby, for a 2 hour morning walk at Northrup Canyon Trail.

Join Interpretive Specialist, Sarah Overby, to learn about the different species of birds that call it home as well as the natural history of the area.

Bring binoculars if you have them.  There will be a limited number of binoculars available to borrow.


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Take I-90 to exit 151: SR-283 signed "Ephrata/Soap Lake." Drive through Ephrata and turn north at Soap Lake onto SR-17. Continue about 20 miles and turn right on SR-2. In 4.2 miles, you'll come to a Y junction. Stay straight to merge onto SR-155. At 18.8 miles from the Y junction, turn right onto the Northrup Canyon Natural Area. Continue 0.7 mile to the trailhead.