Reddie Point Preserve

4499 Yachtsman Way Jacksonville, FL 32277 Parking: Free; there is no admission fee for this park. The parking lot is an ample grass and dirt lot with over 20 designated spaces and a small concrete pad for wheelchair access. There is also plenty of room to park along the side of the road leading to…


Optics is always a topic of conversation any time I’m in the field or discussing birding. It takes many forms – from other birders trying to “size up” the competition, to genuine interest, and most often from non-birders asking what you’re taking a picture of with that big camera…that isn’t a camera but a scope….