SITE 31
SOUTH FORK ROAD

Directions: Go north on Highway 101 4.3 miles, go east on Highway 199 5 miles to Hiouchi, continue 1.5 miles to South Fork/Howland Hill Road, turn right and cross two bridges. After second bridge, go left on South Fork Road.

Amenities:

accessible bird by car

Sponsor:
 Smith River Alliance
 
Description:
On the next 14 miles, view and access the Smith River and pass through creekside riparian areas and varying forest types for good birding, especially during warmer months. Look for Band-tailed Pigeon, Olive-sided Flycatcher, Western Wood Pewee, Pacific-slope Flycatcher, Violet-green Swallow, Steller’s Jay, Chestnut-backed Chickadee, American Dipper (at bridges) Golden-crowned Kinglet, and Cassin’s, Hutton’s and Warbling Vireos. Also see breeding Purple Finch, Red Crossbill, and Pine Siskin.
 
south fork road map
 
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