Admission: $2 for adults.
Hours of Operation: every day from 9:00 – 6:00.
Situated on the western bank of the Catawba River, Landsford Canal State Park has a very strong songbird migration in fall and in spring. The best birding times are April and May, and September/October. Three trails lie within the boundaries of the park: Canal Trail which runs 1.5 miles long, Eagle Point Trail which is .2 miles and Nature Trail which is .5 miles. On the northern part of the Canal Trail there is a viewing platform.
Bald Eagle, Red-shouldered Hawk, Northern Bobwhite, Brown-headed Nuthatch.
Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Acadian Flycatcher, Great Crested Flycatcher, Yellow-throated Vireo, Wood Thrush, Northern Parula, Prairie Warbler, Prothonotary Warbler, Yellow-throated Warbler, Kentucky Warbler, Hooded Warbler, American Redstart, Summer Tanager, Scarlet Tanager, Grasshopper Sparrow, Blue Grosbeak, Indigo Bunting.
Hooded Merganser, Bonaparte’s Gull, Winter Wren, Hermit Thrush.