Los Gatos Birdwatcher
Welcome to The Los Gatos Birdwatcher. The Store for Nature Lovers.

We specialize in everything to do with enjoying wild birds — from healthy backyard habitats to guided tours around the world. Our customers depend upon us for fresh bird seed, feeders, baths, field guides, optics, and unique gifts.

Our mission is to educate, share adventures, and have fun through the love and experience of birds and nature. Visit us at our store in Los Gatos, California to discover our latest products including the best crazy sock selection in town.

Learn more about local organizations supporting wildlife in our local Bay Area.

Upcoming Events
field guide

Bird ID Workshops

7:30PM – 8:30PM
at The Los Gatos Birdwatcher

Lisa Myers will focus on five different local bird species each month. Open to all levels of birders. Max class size: 25 participants. Free. RSVP: 408-358-9453.

Bald Eagle with chick ©Dionna House

Bald Eagle with chick ©Dionna House

Summer Nature Series

Why Birds Build Nests

For ages 5 to 12

11:00 AM –12:00 PM
at The Los Gatos Birdwatcher

Kiddos will learn all about the various types of nests that birds create and where they build them. We have many different nests to show and share. Class takes place at the store. Cost $10/child

Upcoming Tours
Moss Landing Turkey Vulture ©Tony Woo

Moss Landing Turkey Vulture
©Tony Woo

Birding Coastal Hot Spots around
Moss Landing with Ryan Phillips and
Lisa Myers

SATURDAY, JUNE 9  •  8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

We are heading to the coast! We will stop in several summer hot spots around Moss Landing and spend time identifying the many species that make this Elkhorn Slough outlet their preferred habitat. In addition to the many different shorebirds and seabirds found here, we will also be on the look-out for California Sea Otters, Harbor Seals and whales off the coast. $65 Fee includes transportation & entrance fees.

Yellowstone Tour

JUNE 16 – 24, 2018 

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Tour includes: three guides, lodging, all meals, ground transport, park fees, and permits (air travel separate). $4,000 per person double occupancy. Learn more at 408-358-9453. – Now taking a waiting list


Saturday Morning
Bird Walks

JUNE 2  Guadalupe Oak
Grove Park.
Thorntree Dr., SJ.

JUNE 9  No walk, but join Ryan and Lisa for a birding day at the cost (see above).

JUNE 16  McClellan Ranch, 22221 McClellan Rd., Cupertino.

JUNE 23  West Valley Junior College, Saratoga. Meet in front of Fox Theatre off of Fruitvale & Admissions Way.

JUNE 30  Alum Rock Park, SJ. Meet at "Rustic Lands" free lot.


Spring Feeding Tips

Feeders are extra busy due to fattening up for migration, egg laying, and keeping predators away from nests.
check box Store your seed in cool, dry location
check box Keep bird baths full of clean water
check box Add high caloric fatty suet to your offerings
check box Hang feeders where cats cannot attack
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Location and Hours
Los Gatos Birdwatcher
in King’s Court Shopping Center
at Los Gatos Boulevard
792 Blossom Hill Road
Los Gatos, CA 95032
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Monday through Saturday, 10am - 6pm
Sunday, 12 noon - 5pm

Los Gatos Birdwatcher, 792 Blossom Hill Road, Los Gatos, CA 95030, 408-358-9453, info@losgatosbirdwatcher.com info@losgatosbirdwatcher.com
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