Where to Birdwatch in Southern Arizona


Birdwatchers flock to Southern Arizona for some of the best bidring in the world.  Whether you’re an avid birdwatcher or an amateur, a visit to Madera Canyon will provide some of the greatest views in the area.  Madera Canyon is perhaps the most famous birdwatching location in Arizona.  Located in the Santa Rita Mountains, Madera Canyon is home to over 250 species of birds.  Located just a short drive from our Green Valley resort, this is a perfect place to start your birding adventure. See below for a list of other popular birding destinations in the area:

  • Canoa Ranch Golf Resort…you might just see an owl or two!  Check out the feature about our annual owl visitors on GreenValleyNews.com.
  • Madera Canyon
  • Patagonia-Sonoita Creek Preserve
  • Buenos Aires Wildlife Refuge
  • San Pedro Riparia National Conservation Area
  • Saguaro National Park East
  • Ramsey Canyon Preserve