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Cochise Lake

Rex Allen Jr. Drive, Willcox, AZ 85643
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Birdwatching

We were a couple of weeks too early. We saw lots of ducks, no geese and one flight of swans that... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Scott M
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Goodyear, Arizona
A great place to find birds

This literal oasis in the desert continues to be a great place to find unusual birds, particularly... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2017
Bern666
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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14 Feb 2017
“Birdwatching”
8 Feb 2017
“A great place to find birds”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Rex Allen Jr. Drive, Willcox, AZ 85643
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

We were a couple of weeks too early. We saw lots of ducks, no geese and one flight of swans that were feeding in a nearby field.

Thank Scott M
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

This literal oasis in the desert continues to be a great place to find unusual birds, particularly waterfowl and shorebirds.

Thank Bern666
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Reviewed 17 January 2016

The Wings over Willcox Festival brings a busload of birders here at sunset hoping to see the sandhill cranes. There wasn't much activity for them but plenty of varieties of ducks. We moved on to the power plant where there was more sandhill crane activity.

Thank vagabondginger
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Reviewed 9 July 2015

Water is hard enough to find in these dry regions that birds tend to be plentiful. Local birds claim the lake year round while those that migrate pass through in the spring and fall for a brief stop.

Thank Walker S
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Reviewed 6 March 2015

Cochise Lake wetland is part of the wastewater management system for the town of Willcox. It is located on the north side of the large Willcox Playa that attracts thousands of migrating birds (most notably, sandhill cranes) each winter. To reach the lake, take I-10...More

3  Thank CrankingChick
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