Avian Adventurer Kits

Do you know a child ready for a new adventure? We’re happy to introduce our ALL NEW Avian Adventurer Kits designed for self-guided exploration to learn about birds and nature! 

Each Avian Adventurer Kit connects to Utah’s education standards and includes everything - with the exception of a few household items - for hours of activities and exploration. 

Kit Details

  • Designed for kids, typically in grades 1-4; however, the activities are fun for young adults and seniors. 

  • Available for pick-up at Tracy Aviary or shipped to any contiguous state (additional fees apply).

  • After your order is complete, we will let you know when your kit is ready for pick-up or has been shipped. Each kit is assembled by our team of educators. Please allow up to one week for us to process your order.

  • All activity instructions include a voice recording for people who are blind/low vision or for early readers.

Pricing

Pricing varies by theme. See details below.

Members receive $5 off each kit. Discount applied at checkout.

Once kits are picked-up or delivered, they are non-returnable and non-refundable.

Current Kits

Amazing Adaptations

Discover all of the amazing adaptations birds have to help them survive in their habitat. From understanding beak shape to feet and everything in between, this kit will have your kid flying around the house with some help from homemade wings.

$35

What's included?

  • Materials for a Fill the Bill game (paper, worms, ping pong balls, pompoms, and more!)
  • Cardstock wings and craft feathers 
  • A real feather and magnifying glass
  • Games to explore bird feet

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Living Dinosaurs 

Did you know that modern birds have been linked to dinosaurs? Our Living Dinosaurs kit engages learners in activities about prehistoric birds as well as modern birds. From paleontology digs to bird feeders and nature journaling, you'll learn to appreciate a whole new side of birds.

$35

What's included?

  • Plaster bones and sand for a paleontology dig
  • Nature journal
  • Materials for a pinecone bird feeder*
  • Materials for a suncatcher
  • Modeling clay

*The pinecone bird feeder includes a packet of peanut butter. If you have a peanut allergy, please email us at  and we will remove that item from the kit. You can use alternative nut butters in this activity (not provided).

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Nature Art

This kit connects you to nature in an all new way: through art! Activities will guide kids to use paint brushes made from natural materials, mix their own paints from natural items, and paint on a variety of canvases - from leaves to rocks. 

$30

What’s included?

  • Sticks, pine bristles, and other natural materials to assemble natural paint brushes
  • Clay, spices, and other natural ingredients to mix your own paints
  • 6 individual cups of tempera paint in a variety of colors
  • Cardstock and construction paper
  • Small paint brush
  • Miniature canvas
  • Stones

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Do you have questions about our Avian Adventurer Kits? 

Please email our Education Department at