Explore an Itinerary

BIRDING

Check out this season’s itinerary!
Itineraries change every season, so stay tuned for new challenges.

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Estero Llano Grande
State Park

Enjoy the paths that will lead you to see all types of birds including orioles, parrots, and cardinals.

Old Hidalgo Pumphouse
(Birding Center)

Perfect for family portraits, this historic site also offers visitors the chance to connect with a part of the Valley close to the border.

Edinburg Scenic Wetlands

With shorter path options, this scenic birding and nature walk is perfect for small children.

SPI Birding Center/Whaling Wall

With five bird blinds right along the coast, this birding center offers visitors a chance to see unique marine wildlife. Guided tours are also offered.

Harlingen Arroyo Colorado, McKelvey Park Trails, Railroad Track Bridge

Hidden in the middle of the city, this nature walk and bike trail path gives visitors an opportunity to witness green and ringed kingfishers, common pauraque, and many more.

Valley Nature Center

The center, located in Weslaco, is the oldest nature center in the Valley and the only non-profit center fully dedicated to environmental education.

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