Shelton Ferry Road

Shelton Ferry Road

Overview

Area name

Shelton Ferry Road

Area Location

Starting from Highway 34 turn right onto Mt. Pleasant Road, 3.6 miles further take a right turn onto Maybinton Road. Head 4.4 miles down Maybinton Road then turn right onto Tyger River Road. 1.1 miles turn right on Dogwalla Road, .9 miles curve left onto Shelton Ferry Road.

Area Map

Access

Hours of Operation: open every day.

Facilities

No facilities for visitors.

Background

The birding is best here in February through May, and September/October.

Key Birds

Resident

Red-shouldered Hawk, Wild Turkey, Northern Bobwhite, American Woodcock, Barred Owl, Hairy Woodpecker, Pileated Woodpecker, Loggerhead Shrike, Brown-headed Nuthatch, Eastern Bluebird, Pine Warbler, Field Sparrow, Eastern Meadowlark, American Goldfinch.

Summer

Red-headed Woodpecker, Yellow-throated Vireo, Prairie Warbler, Black-and-white Warbler, Prothonotary Warbler, Yellow-throated Warbler, Kentucky Warbler, Overbird, Yellow-breasted Chat, Blue Grosbeak, Indigo Bunting.