Roanoke Valley Bird Club

RVBC Field Trips


You no longer have to RSVP for the field trips unless specified. If there is an
unexpectedly large turnout, we can split into smaller groups. Note that if inclement weather necessitates a cancellation, an e-mail notification will be sent out.
You can also call or text the leader or our Field Trip Coordinator Mary Harshfield at 540-309-8277.

2nd Wednesday Walk at Greenfield (Wednesday, May 11th, at 8am)
Join leader David Frye (248-459-6783) for a bird walk on the Cherry Blossom Trail at
Greenfield. We will walk around Greenfield Lake and possibly to the pond beyond. The walk will be mostly flat walking for about 1 mile each way. Bring your spotting scope if you have one.
Directions: Take Exit 150B on I-81 and follow signs to Route 220N. Go about 4 miles and take
a left at the entrance to the Greenfield Education and Training Center, across from the entrance
to Ashley Plantation. Park in the second lot on right.

May 21st, Saturday, 8 AM, Walrond Park:
Join leaders Sissy Logan (540-353-4500) and Linda Cory (540-580-5214) for a walk around
Walrond Park. The park has a variety of habitats including a pond, wetlands, and grassy and wooded areas. Walrond Park is located at 6824 Walrond Drive which is off of Plantation Road close to the I-81 Hollins exit (Exit 146). Drive to the end of Walrond Drive, take a right and the parking lot will be ahead on your left. We will walk between one and two miles on mostly even ground however waterproof shoes are recommended since we may leave the path.

(For any additional information please contact our Field Trip Coordinator Mary Harshfield at 540-309-8277 or

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