Trip Report
Hyak 2013-06-01
2013-06-01 07:55 for 80 minutes (birding) 34 sightings Hyak (WAKTHYAK) Hyak, WA (USA) Lat,Long: 47.39149,-121.39332 Map Elevation: 2600 feet
The town of Hyak just east of Snoqualmie Pass, about 55 miles E of Seattle. Forested residential/light industrial area with small willow marshes, scattered large firs and cedars, open ski slopes, streams and a lake in the immediate vicinity. Partly cloudy, low 50's, calm From the I-90 exit we drove down Hyak Dr E to the sewage ponds then walked perhaps a quarter mile farther up the road. Returning, we stopped at the gravel parking area along Keechelus Dr and birded along the edges.
Mallard 5  
Barrow's Goldeneye 4  
Spotted Sandpiper 2  
Rufous Hummingbird 7  
Red-breasted Sapsucker 1  
Olive-sided Flycatcher 1  
Western Wood-Pewee 1  
Warbling Vireo 3  
Steller's Jay 2  
American Crow 2  
Common Raven 2  
Violet-green Swallow 2  
Northern Rough-winged Swallow 2  
Cliff Swallow 1  
Barn Swallow 4  
Pacific Wren 1  
Golden-crowned Kinglet 4  
Swainson's Thrush 1  
Hermit Thrush 2  
American Robin 4  
Varied Thrush 3  
Cedar Waxwing 3  
MacGillivray's Warbler 5  
Yellow Warbler 5  
Yellow-rumped Warbler 1  
Townsend's Warbler 2  
Wilson's Warbler 2  
Western Tanager 1  
Fox Sparrow 1  
White-crowned Sparrow 5  
Brewer's Blackbird 1  
Brown-headed Cowbird 1  
Pine Siskin 5  
Evening Grosbeak 10