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Birding in Butte County

Snow Goose Festival of the Pacific Flyway

The Snow Goose Festival of the Pacific Flyway is a yearly celebration of the magnificent spectacle of nature that is the annual wintering of thousands of beautiful Snow Geese and other birds.


Running from Jan. 22-26, 2020, the event features 5 days of field trips, workshops, activities, and more--all celebrating the beauty and wonder of birds.

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Snow Goose Festival of the Pacific Flyway
Daily, Starting From 1/22/20, Until 1/26/20

Every January in Butte County, celebrate the Snow Goose Festival of the Pacific Flyway with live birding, demonstrations, field trips, special exhibits, auctions, presentations, and more.

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While You're Here

While you're in Butte County for the Snow Goose Festival, dine at one of the area's delicious restaurants and discover the under-the-radar culinary scene during the 2nd annual Butte County Restaurant Week. You can also explore more of the (non-birding) outdoors with the family or find ways to warm up after your birding adventures. Whatever you're looking for, Butte County has it.

Come Again

Whether you can't make it for the Snow Goose Festival or want to explore some more on your own, you can enjoy birding--and more--throughout the year in Butte County.