Birding in Harrisonburg

the Edith J. Carrier Arboretum at James Madison University in Harrisonburg is a birding site on the Virginia Wildlife and Birding Trail system. The trail is the first statewide program of its kind. The arboretum is a site in the Lost Shoes Loop, and a part of the Shenandoah Valley Area of the state that incorporates many trail loops within the Virginia birding and wildlife trail system. Visit the arboretum website at for a list of the over one hundred species of birds sighted at the arboretum.



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