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The Perfect Kit for Birding

Want to try bird-watching? Here’s everything you need to get started, including binoculars, a guidebook and more birder basics.

The beauty of birding is its ability to wow you both in the backcountry and your very own backyard. Whether you spot a rare species, watch a migratory flock or observe a native bird in the throes of its daily routine, you’ll instantly appreciate the awe and wonder of birding. This accessible and simple outdoor activity welcomes all ages and abilities.

If you’re into the idea of birding but don’t know where to start, we’re here to help. First, read our guide to Beginner Bird-Watching, then check off your bird-watching gear list with these birder favorites.

Continue reading the full article written by Erica Zazo.

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March 22, 2024

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