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April 9 @ 7:00 am - May 28 @ 9:00 am

TUESDAYS: Bird Song Walks at Wilkes Creek

Assistant Director of Urban Conservation Micah Meskel will join Brodie Cass Talbott, Tara Lemezis from our Education team to lead a new series of walks around Wilkes City Park every Tuesday. This new location is the epicenter of Bird Alliance of Oregon’s Greening Wilkes Initiative.

In collaboration with Friends of Trees, Verde, Columbia Slough Watershed Council, and Portland Parks and Recreation, we’re working with the community surrounding the Wilkes Creek Headwaters in outer East Portland to restore and enhance the area’s greenspaces, engage the community in activities to increase climate resilience and deepen the community’s growing connection to this evolving green space. Come check it out with us!

Bird Song Walks at Wilkes Creek are on Tuesdays beginning April 9 and ending May 28. Walks are held from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. RSVP below!



Distance: 1.5 miles
Elevation: Moderate change, gently sloping hill.
Trail Tread and Width: A variety of trails, from city sidewalks, wide trails with woodchips, and narrow single track
Pacing: Slow with frequent stops
Amenities: Bathrooms at parking lot
Meeting Location: We will meet at Wilkes City Park, on NE. 154th Ave. Park along 154th.


Rise and shine!

Join us on Tuesdays at Wilkes Creek in NE Portland!



April 9 @ 7:00 am
May 28 @ 9:00 am
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Tara Lemezis