Stopped by this place because of trip advisor recommendations. Not really worth the stop. Go to the Nature Conservancy.
Who knows, but the birds sure do. Follow the directions and you'll be treated to some special sites. As always, sit still for a bit and you'll start to see a variety...you never know what's going to fly by, but you'll like it.
Past reviews show this is a good birding spot. We heard lots of birds but had little luck spotting them during our early afternoon stop. Maybe it was just too hot, and the leaves just too dense after the monsoon rains.
I read the review about the site being too close to the road and laughed! By definition, a roadside rest stop is near the road, and yes, there will be traffic noise. The complaining reviewer clearly does not know the history of this site, its value as a birding site, and its place among the annals of birding. "Patagonia Rest... More
The sole point of the Roadside Rest, as far as I know, is to see what interesting birds have turned up there this year. There were jays, phoebes, hummingbirds, and a hawk or two. Always worth at least a quick stop.
Map location is not even close. Easy to find with online research though.
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