Longest running Bird Festival in the nation – A must for Birders and Nature Photographers
Incredible event for bird enthusiasts of all stripes
The 2017 Winter Wings Festival is happening February 15 – 18, 2018 in Klamath Falls / Oregon
The Klamath Basin is home to the largest concentration of bald eagles in the lower 48 states. Over 100 species of birds counted each winter in this area in Oregon and California. Phenomenal birding / nature – related opportunities for all ages are yours at the Winter Wings Festival. Whether you are a beginning birder, a life-long birding enthusiast, or a photographer, you will be impressed by the rich diversity present in the Klamath Basin during wintertime.
The Winter Wings Festival is produced by the Klamath Basin Audubon Society and takes place each year over Presidents’ Day Weekend. A small gathering that began as the Bald Eagle Conference over 30 years ago has now become an incredible event for bird enthusiasts of all levels. Over 500 people have registered for the festival in recent years to enjoy presentations, workshops, field trips, and free family activities. The Klamath Basin, located in southern Oregon and northern California, is a major migratory stop over in the Klamath Basin. Six national wildlife refuges covering nearly 200,000 acres attract an impressive variety of waterfowl and raptors, many in astounding numbers.