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Morro Bay Winter Bird Festival

Past Festival Reviews

On a scale of 1 (poor) to 10 (excellent), participants gave the 2013 Morro Bay Winter Bird Festival an average rating of 8.9.  Shown below are some of the participants' comments, as well as pictures from several events from past festivals.


Estero Bluffs Field Trip
This was the fifth festival we have attended.  They just keep getting better.               

Three Lakes, Wisconsin                                                        

Thanks for the great sessions, leaders, birds, and weather

Livermore, California

Great Festival!  Well organized, friendly hosts, informative leaders.  A big success.  I thoroughly enjoyed it.

Medford, Oregon

    Kayaking Field Trip

Another great day of birding.  I appreciate all the effort that went into the planning and execution of another very successful festival.  See you next year.              

Seattle, Washington 

I love this festival, look forward to it each year, and always leave with so much information.  Thank you so much.                 

Cambria, California      

We had a GREAT time.  All of the leaders were helpful, informative, and extremely competent.

Quartz Hill, California

  Beginning Birding Field Trip

Kudos to all the leaders -- very friendly and knowledgeable.  Thanks for a great experience.  I hope to attend next year.

Pueblo, Colorado           

The Festival was wonderful and well-organized.  I really enjoyed being in attendance.           

Kirkland, Washington

This is my second year at this festival and I just love it!  Everything about the Festival was fantastic!  The organization and efficiency are outstanding.

Poway, California
Orca Spotted on a Pelagic Trip

This year's festival was great.  The weather was definitely part of that, and the trip leaders were all very good.  Thanks to all involved.  The Festival seems to keep getting better and better.     

Carpinteria, California

Beautiful place for a festival with lots of birds.   

Portola, California

Great bird festival -- thanks to the planners and volunteers!

Santa Rosa, California

Dennis Sheridan Mushroom Walk Pays Off

Thank you!  This is my first attendance at the Morro Bay Bird Festival.  I plan to return!

Lancaster, California       

We really enjoyed the whole thing.  Your leaders are absolutely wonderful!!!    


I loved the mix of topics from birds to geology to lighthouses to elephant seals to bird dissection to photoplankton.