What Is Backyard Birding?
Backyard Birding is a matching and collecting game. It involves a blend of decision making and chance. You never know which birds will appear, and which will fly away at the end of the turn! Check out the video below for an introduction!
The game is fast paced, fair, and rewarding for players of different motivations and skill levels. What kind of player are you?
Why Should I Play?
I Want to Win!
Choosing which Backyard cards to play, watching which Backyard cards have been used by other players, and the point value of birds are important strategies for winning.
What's in the Box?
38 Bird cards representing many of the most common species of the Pacific Northwest
8 Surprise cards that will come up during play
50 Backyard cards representing the habitat and food sources birds will need
4 Season cards which tell you which birds are in season and worth the most points
2 Reference cards to help you with the essential rules
The Rule Book