Join L.L.Bean (http://www.llbean.com/llb/shop/1000001727) for a free outing to learn to use binoculars, read field guides, understand migrations and much more in our introduction to this fun and captivating outdoor activity.
This is the perfect outing to complement our Birding Essentials clinic (http://www.meetup.com/L-L-Bean-Pittsburgh-Outing-Group/events/124284442/) presented at the L.L.Bean Pittsburgh store on June 25th at 7:30pm. Join our expert on the 5-miles of trails at the Audubon Society's Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve (http://www.aswp.org/locations/beechwood/). Don't worry if unable to attended the in-store clinic. This outing covers the basics and all are welcome.
What to bring:
Recommended (available at the store):
L.L.Bean Field Binoculars, 8x42 (http://www.llbean.com/llb/shop/57280?feat=binoculars-SR0&page=l-l-bean-field-binoculars-8x42)
L.L.Bean Field Binoculars, 10x42 (http://www.llbean.com/llb/shop/57282?moe=INIT&subrnd=0&productId=933718)
Field Guides - recommended (Peterson (http://www.houghtonmifflinbooks.com/peterson/birds.cfm)) or (Sibley (http://www.sibleyguides.com/about/the-sibley-field-guide-to-birds-of-eastern-north-america/))
Lunch or Snacks (break will be taken)
Water or other drink to stay hydrated