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GPS co-ordinates
18T E0350619  N4866861 OR 43.9397, -76.8613

6056 Long Point Rd., Prince Edward ON

Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory is located in the Prince Edward Point National Wildlife Area at the south eastern point of Prince Edward County.

  Take Main Street to the east end of downtown Picton.  At the 'Y' intersection turn onto Bridge St. and go down the hill.  At the bottom of the hill turn right onto Union Street . Follow Union Street out of Picton (becomes County Road 8) for 2.5 km, and at the junction, turn right on County Road 17.

Take County Road 17 for 6.5 km - look for the Black River Cheese sign, and turn left onto County Road 16 and follow for 1 km to the Stop sign.

Turn right on County Road 13 - travel past Black River Cheese for 23.6 km to the Prince Edward Point National Wildlife Area (County Road 13 eventually becomes Long Point Road).  The road becomes gravel for the last 2km.  The Observatory buildings on your right.


Trails and Harbour Road from the Observatory


Trails at Point Traverse (signs and parking at the curve in the road):


Download a PDF map of Birding in Prince Edward County