NEW BOOK! Pocket Field Guide for identifying 125 of the more commonly found birds in the mountains of Teller County. Ideal for beginners!

  • $15.99, 140 pages, color photos
  • Pocket size, 4″ X 6″
  • Bonus pages: Bird Checklist, “Learn Bird Family Groups”, Lists of additional Uncommon and Rare Birds, Quick Index

About Teller County

Teller County lies just northwest of Colorado Springs, with elevations ranging from about 7500 feet up to alpine tundra on the slopes of Pikes Peak. The high point is Devils Playground Peak at 13,070 feet. This useful guide can also help to identify birds found throughout the Colorado Mountains.

About the Author
Author Joe LaFleur earned degrees in
Wildlife Biology and Communications from Colorado State University (CSU). For many years he was a research biologist for CSU, Colorado Division of Wildlife and Idaho Fish and Game. LaFleur grew up in Colorado and has lived in Teller County since 2016.

Bird ID made easy

Identification info provided in simple intuitive categories: Abundance/Season, Habitat, Size, ID Features and Voice.

The area below the photos provides additional details, mostly regarding behaviors and localized information.

View list of birds featured in book.

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