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The beautiful Prothonotary Warbler can be found at Muscatatuck NWR and Beanblossom Bottoms during spring and summer.
More information about Muscatatuck tours

The beautiful Prothonotary Warbler can be found at Muscatatuck NWR and Beanblossom Bottoms during spring and summer.
More information about Muscatatuck tours

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IndiGo Birding Nature Tours

Welcome to IndiGo Birding Nature Tours, your personalized guide service to the beautiful outdoors in south-central Indiana. My name is David Rupp, and my goal is to provide you with the exact tour experience you desire.

Whether you are a visitor or a resident of this amazing region, there is a place close by waiting to be explored.  Indiana is home to a beautiful array of nesting and migrant birds, and IndiGo Birding Nature Tours offers trips to some of the best locations for finding these birds: Yellowwood State Forest, Lake Monroe, Goose Pond Fish and Wildlife Area, and many other local forests, preserves, and parks.  Young or old, expert or beginner, come join me for an adventure!

Upcoming Public Tours

Most public tours fill out quickly.  Call or e-mail David Rupp today with questions or to register!

Private Tours

Most tours can also be customized for your own group.  Call or e-mail David Rupp today to schedule your private tour!

Goose Pond FWA

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The premier birding destination in Indiana! Come learn about this recently restored wetland that attracts cranes, pelicans, eagles, owls, and more.

Muscatatuck NWR

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Muscatatuck is a great year-round birding destination because of the wide range of habitats that are easily accessible.

Yellowwood State Forest

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The woods in spring are alive with the songs and chips of excited birds, followed closely by excited birders!

Brown County

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The hills and ravines of Brown County host beautiful warblers and other songbirds, while also offering hikes, history, and charm.

Lake Monroe

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Lake Monroe is a hotspot for bald eagles and has public recreation areas on all sides. It’s a great place to find migratory birds in almost any season.

Beanblossom Bottoms

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This Sycamore Land Trust preserve protects floodplain forest habitat that is home to prothonotary warblers, woodcock, red-headed woodpeckers, and the haunting hoots of the barred owl.