COVID-19 Response Update, August 19, 2020: The HMBC Board has decided to cancel all club field trips through September 30, 2020, with the exception of the Nighthawk counts on August 24 - 27, 2020 (special guidance applies -- see trip description for details). Details on virtual programs beginning in September will be available soon. We will continue to monitor New York State Executive Orders and guidance related to social-distancing requirements. As the details of orders and guidance are revised, we will re-evaluate whether or not to hold subsequent events. Please check hmbc.net frequently for any updates.
HUDSON-MOHAWK BIRD CLUB
Building the birding community in New York's Hudson-Mohawk Region
Lewis A. Swyer Preserve
From U.S. Route 20 in Rensselaer, about 1 mile east of the Dunn Memorial Bridge, turn south on NY Route 9J. Travel 15.4 miles south on Route 9J. Parking area for Swyer Preserve is on Route 9J, about 1/4 mile from where the boardwalk trail enters the woods.