While the Midway area may not seem like the hottest spot for birding compared, let’s say, to the Great Salt Lake, Antelope Island, and the Jordanelle Wetlands, it does provide some wonderful opportunities for birding. All of the birds pictured below were found at Wasatch Mountain State Park.
There are the expected varieties:
Dark-eyed Junco and White Crowned Sparrow
Then there are some less expected and a bit more elusive species:
Great Blue Heron
Some of my favorites, those that just kind of show up for a day now and then or are just so beautiful:
Grab your binoculars and come join me in Midway to look for some great birds. I’m always happy for a reason to get out from behind my desk.