Tour of the Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area
Monthly Tours of the
Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area
Dates And Times: The second Saturday of each month except July, August and September.
Tour times: October through April, 9 a.m. – noon
May and June, 8-11 a.m.
Reservations are required to attend.
Description: Tour the Yolo Wildlife Area with an experienced field trip leader the second Saturday of the month from October through June. View flooded seasonal and permanent wetlands, native grasslands and young riparian forests. Depending on the season, look for migrating and resident waterfowl, shorebirds, songbirds, raptors, and wading birds.
During periods of inclement weather or flooding, please check here or on our Facebook page for possible trip cancellation.
Children are welcome on all trips. Each child must be registered as a guest to make sure we stay within our set attendee limit. Pets are not allowed on tours. Thank you!
Meeting Location: Meet in Parking Lot A at the Yolo Wildlife Area a few minutes before the start of the tour.
From Davis take I-80 East and exit at Mace Blvd. Turn left at the end of the off-ramp (Chiles Road). Go straight through the next light and travel approximately 4-miles to the end of the road. Drive up on to the levee and enter the Wildlife Area on the left.
From Sacramento take I-80 West. At the west end of the Yolo Causeway bridge take the first exit (County Road 32A, East Chiles Road). Turn right at the end of the off-ramp and go under the freeway. Turn left onto the levee and enter the Wildlife Area on the left.
What to Bring: For warm weather bring a hat and sunscreen. For cold weather dress in layers. For all trips bring water, binoculars, spotting scopes and comfortable walking shoes or boots. Please leave pets at home.
For more information, contact Sabreena Britt at email@example.com.
Registration for the February 12th tour can be found here.
Donations to support our wetlands education programs are greatly appreciated! There is a suggested donation of $10/adult for tours.