Owl, hawk, bald eagle, great blue heron, kinglet, swan, pheasant, thrush, wren, osprey, egret, sandpiper, merlin, warbler, great crested flycatcher, Caspian tern, long-tailed duck, lesser yellowlegs, harrier, cardinal, blue jay, woodpecker . . . you get the idea.

Bring your looking glasses and your camera.

For a list of recently sighted birds throughout Steuben, visit here.

Heron courtesy Brian Maloney
Great Blue Heron courtesy Brian Maloney


Finger Lakes Rustic and Wild is home to an abundance of wildlife like red fox, gray fox, black bear, whitetail deer, wild turkey, coyote, porcupine, beaver, woodchuck, mink and muskrat, fisher and marten, bobcat, raccoon, opossum, weasel, newt, salamander, snapping turtles.

You know, it’s probably better if you just come see for yourself. You never know what you might discover.

To learn what parts of Steuben certain wildlife tend to call home, visit here.

Red Fox
Red Fox courtesy Bill Banaszewski