Gear to take birding

*Rain gear: lightweight poncho or pullover.

*Waterproof but hikable footwear; good walking shoes.

*Lightweight long pants for when in tall grass to guard against ticks.

*Lightweight, long-sleeved shirt for when in woods or tall grass.

*Comfortable shorts for when in wetlands.

*Sunglasses, sunblock, good sun hat.

*Sweater for evenings and predawn outings.

*Three pairs of socks per day.

*Binoculars and/or spotting scope.

*A good birding field guide - Petersen's or Audubon's.

*Water bottle.

(c) Copyright 2000. The Christian Science Publishing Society

You've read  of  free articles. Subscribe to continue.
QR Code to Gear to take birding
Read this article in
QR Code to Subscription page
Start your subscription today