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North Region Sites

Hanna Flats Cedar Grove

Nearest Town: Priest Lake
Site Size: 19 acres

Highlights: Raptors, Shorebirds, Songbirds, Upland Birds, Waterbirds, Waterfowl

Access: Open June-November. Snow may limit vehicle access. Access free of charge.

Site Location

Directions: From Priest River, ID 57 N ~30 mi; turn L (W) onto FR 313; drive ~1.5 mi to the trailhead.

Description: This grove of western red cedar and western white pine trees provides habitat for birds that require old growth forests. This is a relic grove of trees that escaped fires in the past. Species present include Varied Thrush, Winter Wren, Cassin’s Vireo, Pileated Woodpecker, Ruffed Grouse, and Northern Goshawk.

More Information:
USFS (208) 443-2512
Priest River Chamber of Commerce 1-888-774-3785
www.priestlake.org/attraction/hannafalls.html


Photos
northern-goshawk--tom-munson.jpg
Northern Goshawk
Photo Copyright Tom Munson
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Winter Wren
Photo Copyright Michael Woodruff
Facilities

General Services:
ParkingRestroomsNo PhoneNo BoardwalkNo CampgroundNo Picnic AreaNo Observation AreaNo Visitor CenterInterpretive Material AvailableNo Boat RampNo ConcessionsHiking TrailsHuntingNo FishingNo Water SportsNo OHV/ATVs AllowedHorseback Riding

Handicapped Services:
ParkingRestroomsNo PhoneNo BoardwalkNo CampgroundNo Picnic AreaNo Observation AreaNo Visitor CenterNo Interpretive MaterialsNo Boat RampNo ConcessionsNo Hiking Trails
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Habitat
cedar/hemlock Graph illustrating 95% 95%
low elevation mixed conifer Graph illustrating 5% 5%

Best Observation Times
Bird Species Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec AM/PM
Raptors Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
Shorebirds N N N N N N N N N N N N
Songbirds N N N Y Y Y Y Y Y N N N
Upland Birds N N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y N N
Waterbirds N N N N N N N N N N N N
Waterfowl N N N N N N N N N N N N
Target Species for this Site

Select a species from the list to view other sites on the Idaho Birding Trail Sites this species may be observed.

    Grouse and TurkeyHawks and EaglesThrushesVireosWoodpeckersWrens and Dipper

    Legend

    SeasonAbundanceRegion
    R - Resident 1 - Abundant, easily found s - Statewide
    M - Migrant 2 - Common, but sometimes difficult to find e - Southeast
    W - Winter 3 - Uncommon or local w - Southwest
    S - Summer 4 - Rare or very local c - Central
    5 - Casual, 3-10 accepted records p - Panhandle (North)
    6 - Accidental, 1-2 accepted records
    7 - Experimental
    (B) - Documented breeding evidence(End) - Threatened or Endangered
    (b) - Circumstantial breeding evidence(Int.) - Introduced species


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