Thank you for joining us for the 2016 festival with David Sibley! The festival has ended and registration is closed. Please join us for our next events to Lake Almanor, CA. Aug 14-16, 2016 and Birding on the Madaket Sunday, August 21, 2016.

Join us April 19-25, 2017 for our 22nd Annual Festival!


Welcome to Godwit Days!

Come celebrate the Marbled Godwit and explore the lush Redwood Coast. Observe many bird species and wildlife through our selection of field trips, lectures, workshops, and boat excursions led by experienced local guides during our annual week-long festival each April. Tour the expansive mudflats, the wild river valleys and the rocky ocean coast of this sector of the Klamath bioregion in northwest California. Not here in April? Join us for one of our Special Events held in August and September. Learn more about the history of Godwit Days or find out about Godwit Days festivals and events.


2016’s Keynote Speaker David A. Sibley!

Sibley Guide David Sibley


Save the Date! Special Events:

Lake Almanor Trip – August 14-16, 2016, $600

Birding on the Madaket – Sunday, August 21, 2016; 2 Trips @ 4-5pm &  5:15-6:15pm, $25

5th Annual Fall Preview – September 24 & 25, 2016

2016 Godwit Days Festival Video

By Gary Bloomfield, Bloomfield Studio

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Special thanks to Media Liaison Sue Leskiw
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