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Mitchell Lake Audubon Center

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10750 Pleasanton Rd, San Antonio, TX 78221-9688
+1 210-628-1639
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Great spot for birding

Mitchell lake Audubon Center is a great place to go birding. It's always an adventure because you... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
Rob M
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San Antonio, Texas
Very Pleasant Place

My wife and I decided to drive down from northern Bexar County to tour this place because of the... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
Stuart Y
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San Antonio, Texas
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Welcome to Mitchell Lake Audubon Center. From hiking our seven miles of trails to relaxing on our porch,Mitchell Lake Audubon Center has something to help everyone experience our amazing natural home. Watch hummingbirds and pollinators in our native gardens or join others in world class birding around our various habitats. Family programs, festivals, special events, workshops, & citizen science projects are just a few things we offer monthly- check out more on our website.
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1 May 2018
“Great spot for birding”
6 Apr 2018
“Very Pleasant Place”
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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10750 Pleasanton Rd, San Antonio, TX 78221-9688
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Mitchell lake Audubon Center is a great place to go birding. It's always an adventure because you never know what you'll see. I went today and saw snowy egrets, little blue little green and great herons. A large flock of cedar waxwings. Dozens of Wilson's...More

Thank Rob M
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

My wife and I decided to drive down from northern Bexar County to tour this place because of the beautiful day. Signs remind visitors to stop at the Visitor's Center to pay the admission. We are military and got in for the $3 per person...More

Thank Stuart Y
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Reviewed 5 February 2016

This is a must stop for anyone remotely interested in birding & nature. Located in south San Antonio, the Mitchell Lake Audubon Center is stewarded by the Texas Audubon Society. The love and caring for this amazing area is readily apparent. Visitors can choose to...More

Thank OK2BU2
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Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

We planned one whole day of our limited vacation to visit this site. After driving several hours, we arrived at 10:15 a.m. to be told they would be closing at noon for staff training. We were also told that the roads were closed to vehicles...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2015

This Audubon is a great way to get outdoors and show our children why conservation and caring for our environment is so important. Brought cub scouts out years ago, and they completely enjoyed it.

Thank Amanda G
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Reviewed 27 November 2015

Closed the day after thanksgiving. Why? No black Friday for birding. Maybe we'll try again tomorrow, this is crazy.

Thank mwmwMassachusetts
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Reviewed 3 November 2015

A tad out of the way, this facility is a wonderful location to enjoy some great birding. Lots of water, trees, and open spaces attract many different species. Wear comfortable shoes, because you may do a lot of walking. Some of the unpaved roads were...More

Thank brimel
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Reviewed 18 October 2015

This is a great place to see a wide variety of birds, especially in the spring and fall when they're migrating. Wear comfortable shoes and bring binoculars.

Thank Divascribe2
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Reviewed 29 July 2015

A quiet place to go for nature hikes. Wear comfortable shoes and sun protection. Easy walking pathways. Check the Center for special events.

Thank Gypsy C
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Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

We went to their fall festivities and it was so nice. The grounds are beautiful. We had such a nice time!

Thank Nicole R
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