Places to Bird in the Cache County, Utah Area

Sue Drown worked with the Cache Valley Visitors Bureau to create Cache Valley Birding Trails, A Self-guided Tour, Cache Valley Visitors Bureau, Bridgerland Audubon, Logan Canyon National Scenic Byway,

Birding Sites as listed on
Many thanks to and the Utah County Birders who maintain that site for many of the links below.
Content for many of these locations is also found on

Cache Valley:
20-20 Ponds
Amalga Barrens
Amalga-Benson Loop
Ballard Springs
Benson Bridge & Marina
Bear River/Benson Oxbow
Canal Trail along Canyon Road
Cowley Walk-in Access (1000N)
Cutler Marsh
Cutler Reservoir
Deep Creek Trail
Denzil Stewart Nature Park, Logan, Utah
Dry Lake
Franklin Basin Drive
Green Canyon
High Creek Ridge / High Creek Canyon
Hyrum State Park & Hyrum Reservoir
Left-Hand Fork Loop
Logan-Cache Airport
Logan City Wetlands Mitigation, a.k.a. Sue’s Ponds
Logan River, First Dam, Logan, Utah
Logan River, Second Dam, Logan Canyon, Utah
Mack Park (Smithfield)
Malibu-Guinavah Campground
Mendon Loop
Meridian Road and McMurdy Hollow(Paradise Loop)
Old Main Hill and USU Campus
Ray Hugie Hydro Park (See and Hear American Dippers or Water Oozels below the hydro plant)
Sherwood Hills Resort
Smithfield Cemetery
Spring Creek Ranch
Spring Hollow
Stewart Pass
Tony Grove Lake
Tony Grove Trip
Wellsville Ridge

Utah State & Federal Lands:
Antelope Island/Davis County Causeway
Utah State Parks(46)
National Wildlife Refuges:
Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge
Fish Springs National Wildlife Refuge
Ouray National Wildlife Refuge
Bear Lake National Wildlife Refuge
National Parks and Monuments:
Arches National Park
Bryce Canyon National Park
California National Historic Trail
Canyonlands National Park
Capital Reef National Park
Cedar Breaks National Monument
Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry (CLDQ) at Jurassic National Monument(BLM)
Dinosaur National Monument
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area
Golden Spike National Monument
Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument(BLM)
Hovenweep National Monument
Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail
Natural Bridges National Monument
Old Spanish National Historic Trail
Pony Express National Historic Trail
Rainbow Bridge National Monument
Timpanogos Cave National Monument
Zion National Park

Utah State Byways”
Utah’s Scenic Byways
Utah Office of Tourism Scenic Byways (UOT-17_ScenicByways_Guide_digital)
America’s Scenic Byways–Utah
Bull Creek Pass Back Country Byway
Bear River Heritage Area
Nine Mile Canyon Back Country Byway
Logan Canyon National Scenic Byway Map
Pony Express Trail Back Country Byway-East Access
Pony Express Trail Back Country Byway-West Access
Silver Island Mountain Back Country Byway
Smithsonian Butte National Back Country Byway Map
Transcontinental Railroad Back Country Byway-East Access
Transcontinental Railroad Back Country Byway-West Access
Other BLM-managed Byways:

4th Grade Pass
National Park Passes
USGS Store
Utah State Park Passes
Utah State Park Pass Vendor