Beaver Brook Bog is a birding area located off Uncas Road, near the village of Raquette Lake. The trail is on the right when leaving the village.
This trail leads north to Shallow Lake. After 1 mile, it crosses a log bridge over the bog. This is a wonderful area to see Black-backed Woodpeckers, Canada Jays, Boreal Chickadees, Olive-Sided and Yellow Bellied Flycatchers, White Throated, Swamp and Lincoln Sparrows, Rusty Blackbird, vireo, Northern Parula, Yellow Rumped, Palm, and Nashville Warblers, Saw-whet Owls, and Red Breasted Nuthatch.
Distances: 3 miles round-trip loop.
Winter overview: Recommended for snowshoe access only.