Texas Lakes Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Sherman: Birding & Nature Festival

May 3, 2013 (All day) to May 5, 2013 (All day)

Birding & nature festival North Texas-style!  Featuring David Allen Sibley and for photographers, Kathy Adams Clark and John English, AND The Raptor Project!

Sibley will lead a field trip, sign books, and for the keynote presentation, provide a demonstration of the illustration process for his books.

Clark and English will each lead a photography workshop and a  photo field trip.

The Raptor Project will present three shows on May 4.

Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge offers  an 11,000 acre-plus home for wildlife - water, marsh, prairie and woods, with over 300 bird species sighted since the Refuge was established.  Click for Species Check Lists for the Refuge.  In addition, field trips will visit nearby Eisenhower State Park, the Denison Dam of Lake Texoma,  and the Caddo Grasslands in our neighboring county.  May will be prime time for wild flowers in the Blackland Prairie, as well!  Area museums, art galleries and lake amenities offer additional activities for enhancing your stay.

Space is limited for many events so early registration is advised.


  • 6465 Refuge Road
  • Sherman, Texas
  • 75092



  • Check website for event costs and registration. 

Map of Event