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Hawk Mountain Sanctuary, Kempton

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Wildlife Area
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary is famous as the world's first refuge for birds of prey, and one of the most recognized hawk migration watchsites in the United States.

Operated as a non-profit, Hawk Mountain is a nature-tourism site; membership and trail fees support raptor conservation programs. People visit Hawk Mountain for hiking, birding, autumn hawk watching, scientific study and wildlife observation.

Hawk Mountain's conservation science program works internationally to protect birds of prey along the entire length of their flyways. The Hawk Mountain Conservation Science Internship Program has trained more than 300 young people from 62 countries on six continents.

You can support Hawk Mountain in several ways. Visit Hawk Mountain any day of the year to enjoy the scenic and inspirational views. Join as a member to support the Hawk Mountain conservation mission. Volunteer time in any number of areas.
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  • Anyone can make the climb to the top of Hawk Mountain. Watch for the hawks. An easy to follow trail will take you there and back. Great place to watch for these great birds.  more »
  • Excellent trails and views. Viewing of raptors is only a small part of the experience. Ever changing educational programs.  more »
  • We hiked the entire park and there are some parts (rock scrambles) that do require a bit of agility. The park is always so clean and so well marked. The visitors center teaches you a lot about our bir...  more »