As you’re out and about in the Royal Gorge Region, take a moment to look up, and you might see one of the birds below. While dozens of bird species call the Royal Gorge Region home, the following dozen are the most common. For a more immersive experience, grab a pair of binoculars, head into the region’s vast wilderness, and walk quietly while taking in the world around you. Who knows what feathered friend you might happen upon.

For a complete list of birds found in the Royal Gorge Region, visit inaturalist.org.