Bird watching and binding
Tour in grassland

Public Tours

Tour Overview

Take a two-hour walk with a trained tour leader through the Reserve's eight habitats: from sandy beach to the Devereux Slough to a restored coastal dune system.  Learn about the Reserve's cultural history and its current conservation, restoration, and research projects.  You will enjoy glimpses of rare and endangered species-such as White Tailed Kite, Western Snowy Plover, and the Wandering Skipper butterfly.

Join a Tour

Public tours of the reserve are offered on the first Saturday of every month.  RSVP is required to reserve your spot.  A $10/person donation is suggested.  To RSVP, please email Jessica Nielsen at

Tours for private groups and classes can be scheduled in advance.  In order to ensure that a tour guide will be available on your date, please send requests for tours at least one month prior.  Private tours require approval through an online application on

Volunteer as a Tour Guide

Information on becoming a tour guide