With a wide variety native trees and an even wider variety of native birds, the Ozark Gateway Region is a wonderful spot for the avid bird-watcher to catch a glimpse of a rare specimen. Guided birding tours help the novice bird watcher find unique specimens while plentiful paths allow the more experienced bird-watcher to search on his own. With so many native specimens, it’s guaranteed there’s always a feathered friend hiding in the branches above. It is up to the bird-watchers to find them, why don’t you come give it a shot.