Keep Your Eyes Peeled, Thousands Of Hummingbirds Are Headed Right For Colorado During Their Migration This Spring

The world is a place that is constantly changing. Luckily for us, there are a few things we can always count on, like beautiful summers, chilly winters, and colorful springs. Speaking of spring, there’s another thing we can always count on: the wonderful arrival of thousands of hummingbirds, in droves, during their annual migration. When will hummingbirds arrive in Colorado? At the same time as most years, of course.

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Did you get a chance to watch last spring’s migration? Tell us about it in the comments! Looking for some things to do in colorful Colorado? Check this article out for some ideas!

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When will hummingbirds arrive in Colorado?

February 17, 2021

When is the hummingbird migration in Colorado?

Hummingbirds spend their time from around September to around April in warmer climates nearer to the equator. In April, though, they begin a mass migration northward – arriving in colorful Colorado in late April, and staying until about August. They make a fall migration southward again at the end of summer, usually in September. Their ultimate goal during spring migration tends to be to arrive in Canada, though many simply stay in the central United States during their journeys.

What is spring in Colorado like?

Spring in Colorado can vary from location to location – however, on average, highs tend to be in the 50s and lows still tend to be below freezing in some areas. Parts of Colorado also experience severe weather such as large hail and tornadoes during the spring months, though that activity tends to be limited to east and northeast of Denver.

Where can I find hummingbird feeders in Colorado?

You can buy hummingbird feeders in lots of places! Home department stores such as Lowe’s and Home Depot have a great selection for your consideration, and so do a lot of tack and feed stores. You can also purchase them online, where you’ll have a great deal of selection, and have them shipped to your door. The possibilities are endless, so feed away!

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