Been birding for 10 years, somehow didn't hear about Hawkcliff until last year. We went out several days; saw some... 查看更多
Though the edge is fenced off for safety reasons the new additional reserve will only help to improve what is Elgin County's birding spot.
I have come to Hawk Cliff every year for over 10 years and it never gets old. The 2nd & 3rd weekends in September brings out all the birders! With their binoculars volunteers count the number of raptors that fly by....because all migrating birds must come through the cliff as they head south. Experts attend and band some of the... 更多
We like hiking, well, actually we REALLY like hiking. Had hoped Hawk Cliff area would increase in size and it has. We had a lovely walk in the woods and along the ravine. No birds but can look forward that in the spring, all the smart birds have already headed south. The view overlooking Lake Erie is amazing? Great day... 更多
This is one of many locations along the shores of Lake Erie to view (and count--if so inclined) migratory hawks. Hawks tend to "kettle" on the up drafts when winds blow in from the Lake from the southwest. Kettleing can be spectacular. The area itself suffers somewhat from subsidence so one is advised not to wander much beyond barriers. Rough-legged,... 更多
Need a place to just breath and relax for awhile? A place that has a fantastic view of Lake Erie? A quiet place, except for the occasional squawk, screech, tweet or buzz from the birds and insects that also enjoy this space. Frequented by birders who watch migrations, do counts or who just like to visit, as we do. An... 更多