Hawk Weekend Festival Sept 15-17

Come and celebrate the fall bird migration with us! Hawk Weekend is the annual festival held by the Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory in Duluth, MN. It is a wonderful opportunity to showcase one of North America’s best places to experience the fall bird migration at Hawk Ridge Nature Reserve. There will be a variety of field trips, hikes, programs, and activities for all ages!



Wed. Sept. 13th & Thurs. Sept. 14th

Pre-festival workshop “The Best of Hawk Ridge” (click HERE for more details).

Friday, September 15th

9am-4pm: Bird Migration & Programs at Hawk Ridge Nature Reserve (click HERE for public program schedule).

Late afternoon/early evening: Birding and Natural History Train Trip on Lake Superior Mississippi Railroad (click HERE for field trip schedule & details).

*Please note Friday dinner/speaker will not be held as part of the festival, due to separate gala event taking place on Friday, September 29th (click HERE for more details).

Saturday, September 16th

Early morning: Birding Field Trips (click HERE for field trip schedule & details)

9am-4pm: Bird Migration & Programs at Hawk Ridge Nature Reserve (click HERE for public program schedule).

2pm: Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory Annual Meeting (at Hawk Ridge Nature Reserve Education Lecture Area, rain location TBD)