Bird Watcher’s General Store

“A Cape Cod Destination Icon For 40 Years”

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HOURS

Monday – Saturday
9:17 a.m. – 5:11 p.m.

Sunday
10:13 a.m. – 5:03 p.m.

36 Rt. 6A, Orleans, MA 02653

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Events

This Just In…

My kind of Christmas tree

My kind of Christmas tree

Most Christmas trees have lights, a bit of tinsel and an assortment of colorful ornaments. But Lori Jurkowski has my kind of tree…one filled with...

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This Just In… Again

The hats were filled

The hats were filled

This past Saturday we filled over 700 hats with free yummy potatoes. Peggy Schiffer was kind enough to send us this photo of three young ladies with...

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Ask the Bird Folks

Mike O’Connor, owner of Bird Watcher’s General Store, wrote the popular article, Ask the Bird Folks, for The Cape Codder newspaper every week for over 25 years. His goal, to answer some of life’s most challenging questions. You know, bird questions.

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Weekly Sightings

Cape Cod Weekly Wildlife Sightings is sponsored by the Bird Watchers General Store in Orleans and Mass Audubon’s Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary.

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Books

Tour Our Store

We have tons of bird books, field guides to every where, bird books to help you learn, bird books to make you laugh, and even bird books to make you cry.

LINKS TO OTHER BIRDING STORES

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"Why Do Bluebirds Hate Me?"

More answers to common and not-so-common questions about birds & birding.

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CONTACT US

Bird Watcher's General Store
36 Rt. 6A
Orleans, MA 02653
DIRECTIONS

508-255-6974

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"Why Don't Woodpeckers Get Headaches?"

The first collection of our "Ask the Bird Folks" articles in paperback that you can read in the bathroom.