Where is the best spot for Sedona birding? Verde River Valley. The Verde River Greenway State Natural Area is only a 30 minute drive from the Red Sedona Vacation Rentals. Aren’t familiar with all the birds in Sedona? No problem. Check out this guide to identifying birds. What types of bird can you expect to see in Sedona? Depending on the time of year you can see the American bald and gold eagle. You can also see the blue heron, and Virginia’s rail. Also is the belted kingfisher and common black hawk. Finally, the yellow-billed cuckoo is another one to name just a few. Most noteworthy of this list are the bald eagles. Also, make sure to bring your binoculars!
The Verde Valley Birding & Nature Festival attracts hundreds of birders. The festival will be going on for over 10 years now. The festival celebrates nature. There are workshops and field trips. Expert guides take visitors to the area’s birding hot spots.