Birding Opportunities at Camp St. Christopher

Early Bird Walks 

  • June 27
  • July 11
  • July 25
  • August 8
  • August 22

Rise and Shine! Enjoy an early morning bird walk through the diverse habitats of a hidden treasure on Seabrook Island. Join us and learn bird watching techniques and identification skills as we search for warblers, buntings, herons and anhinga. This is perfect for the beginner and amateur. Hikes will take you into the maritime forest of live oaks and magnolias, our slough, along the beach and salt marsh.

  • Fee: $10/person
  • Time: 8:00 am – 10:00 am
  • Meet: Porch of Susanna’s House
  • Bring: binoculars; mosquito spray; water bottle; We do have binoculars that you can borrow

Deveaux Bank Kayak and Birding Tour 

  •  July 31  (Let us know if you want to go on a different date)

Paddle to one of the largest sea bird nesting sanctuaries in the southeast to identify and observe terns, pelican, black skimmers and other shorebirds. Come and explore the island and other marine life together at this amazing place.

  • Fee: $50/person (kayak, paddle, and life jacket is included in price)
  • Time: 11:30 am – 2:30 pm
  • Meet: Porch of Susanna’s House
  • Bring: water, lunch or snacks; binoculars (camp has some to borrow)

Night Hikes & Star-Gazing 

2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month 

  • June 27
  • July 11
  • July 25
  • August 8
  • August 22

Learn to identify constellations. Hear the call of the barred owl or chuck-wills-widow. Heighten your senses through sensory activities. Search for spider eyes. Join us for a nocturnal experience that starts on a forested path in the maritime forest and ends on the beach.

  • Fee: $20/person
  • Time: 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Meet: Porch of Susanna’s House
  • Bring: mosquito spray; flashlight

 Pre-registration is Required for all Classes 

843-768-1337
outdoorencounters@stchristopher.org 

St. Christopher Camp and Conference Center
2810 Seabrook Island Road
John’s Island, SC 29455

Vehicle pass is called-in to access Seabrook Island and Camp property 

-Submitted by SIB

(Image credit: SIB)

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