South Texas

February is a fine time for a birding tour in south Texas. Resident species are starting to nest, and some choice species are here before setting off for the north. Wading birds along the coastal lagoons will include Whooping Cranes alongside stun...
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Florida

Late winter is a great time to visit south Florida, the subtropics of the United States. In our Florida birding tour, we experience a range of fascinating habitats from upland pine forests, prairies and cypress swamps to mangrove swamps, hardwood ...
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Manitoba Owls

Southeastern Manitoba has become one of the premier locations on the continent for locating northern boreal forest owls. The list of owls present during most winters is very impressive; Great Gray, Great Horned, Snowy and Northern Hawk-owl, with a...
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Manitoba Owls

Southeastern Manitoba has become one of the premier locations on the continent for locating northern boreal forest owls. The list of owls present during most winters is very impressive; Great Gray, Great Horned, Snowy and Northern Hawk-owl, with a...
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Hawaii

The Hawaiian Islands are quite simply enchanting! Spectacular scenery, mild climate and unique cultures are the backdrop for our Hawaii birding tour of the three islands Hawai’i, Kaua’i and O’ahu. Known as the endangered species capital of t...
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Colorado Grouse & Utah Canyons

Join us on our Colorado grouse birding tour to experience an amazing wildlife spectacle - the foot-stomping, cooing and cackling of lekking grouse!   April in Colorado is a wonderful time of year. Snow-capped peaks straddling the Continental Divi...
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Point Pelee & Algonquin Park

Join us for an exciting birding tour of Point Pelee and other spring migration hotspots of southern Ontario, finishing with several days in Algonquin Provincial Park. On this exciting tour of beautiful Ontario, we rendezvous with the myriad of ne...
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Khutzeymateen Grizzly Bears

The Khutzeymateen Inlet is one of British Columbia’s most northern glacial fjords, with characteristic steep cliffs, thick forests and rich estuary ecosystems. The Khutzeymateen Valley is Canada’s only grizzly bear sanctuary and is home to Bri...
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Alberta Birds & Dinosaurs

Amazing landscapes, great birds, and one of the richest dinosaur fossil sites in the world- join us on an amazing tour to the badlands of Alberta! The bulk of our days will be spent exploring the Red Deer River Valley badlands and adjacent prairie...
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Ultimate British Columbia: Boreal, Coast & Grasslands

From boreal forest to Pacific ocean, true desert to teeming rainforest, and from grasslands to alpine tundra, as a jurisdiction British Columbia has the most diverse set of habitats in North America and perhaps even the world. This ultimate tour ...
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Canadian Rockies

Join us as we explore Waterton Lakes National Park, truly one of the most beautiful mountain parks in North America. Designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995, Waterton has a great combination of stunning mountain vistas, clear lakes, thund...
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North Carolina Pelagics & Pineywoods

A short but bird-filled run to the Southeast US, this tour is centered around two days of pelagic birding in search of seabirds like Black-capped Petrel, Great, Cory’s and Audubon’s Shearwaters, Wilson’s and Band-rumped Storm-Petrels, Long-t...
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Baffin Island Floe Edge: Narwhals & Polar Bears

Rugged mountains, stunning glaciers, flocks of northern seabirds, the wonderful Narwhal, and traditional Inuit culture – this is what awaits us on a truly amazing Arctic tour to the wilderness of northern Baffin Island. We experience this dramat...
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Baffin Island Floe Edge: Narwhals & Polar Bears

Rugged mountains, stunning glaciers, flocks of northern seabirds, the wonderful Narwhal, and traditional Inuit culture – this is what awaits us on a truly amazing Arctic tour to the wilderness of northern Baffin Island. We experience this dramat...
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Haida Gwaii Sailing

The Islands of Haida Gwaii (formerly the Queen Charlotte Islands) are one of the richest biological and cultural areas in North America. The majestic coast, wilderness, people and wildlife of coastal British Columbia are stunning; this coast has ...
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Grand Newfoundland Birdwatching

Our Newfoundland birding tour offers a remarkable diversity of spectacular scenery unlike anywhere else in North America. Nature abounds. Fabulous seabird colonies dot the Avalon Peninsula - thousands of Northern Gannets, Atlantic Puffins, Black-l...
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Baffin Island Walrus & Bowhead Whales

Far north, lies the domain of two truly awesome mammals – walrus and bowhead whales. Our search for these remarkable arctic residents takes us to Igloolik and the shores of the Foxe Basin in Nunavut, Canada. The Foxe Basin and adjacent Baffin Is...
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High Arctic & Northwest Territories

This unique High Arctic birding tour, a perennial favorite, takes in three different areas; the exquisite high Arctic tundra above the Arctic Circle and far north of the tree line, the boreal forest and lakes around Yellowknife, NWT, and the aspen...
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Belugas, Bears & Birds

Manitoba has become one of the premier locations on the continent for seeing and photographing iconic northern birds and mammals. This tour takes in two incredibly diverse wildlife-viewing sites in Manitoba – the aspen parklands and boreal fores...
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British Columbia Orcas & Grizzlies

At the northern end of Vancouver Island lies a maze of islands and waterways, full of wildlife, beautiful scenery, and the history and traditions of the Kwakwaka’wakw people (Kwakiutl). The Pacific Ocean funnels into the protected waters of John...
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Arctic Safari Cruise

On this trip, we seek the wilds and the wonders of the Arctic, in the welcoming company of those who call it home! Beginning in Qausuittuq (Resolute Bay), we’ll enter expedition mode as we seek polar bears, whales, birds, and muskoxen throughout...
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New Brunswick & Grand Manan

Our New Brunswick & Grand Manan birding tour combines diverse bird life with beautiful panoramas of wildflowers, picturesque fishing villages and fabulous views of whales. We visit Grand Manan Island when fall migration peaks for several groups of...
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Into the Northwest Passage Cruise

The Northwest Passage represents the pinnacle of Arctic exploration. On this trip, like the explorers before us, we’ll experience the quaint villages, dramatic fjords, and calving glaciers of Greenland, working our way north to spectacular Kap Y...
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Central California: Yosemite to Monterey

Endemics, world-class pelagic, towering redwoods and Yosemite! Our California birding tour will take you from the scenic Great Basin deserts to the magnificent high mountains of the Sierra Nevada, and from rocky Pacific Ocean shorelines and produc...
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Out of the Northwest Passage Cruise

The Northwest Passage remains one of the world’s last true frontiers, and this expedition takes you to its heart. In Canada’s vast northern wilderness, wildlife roams free and the great geological forces shaping our planet reveal themselves to...
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Greenland & Wild Labrador Cruise

This extraordinary sailing showcases staggering geographic diversity, covering over 2,200 nautical miles from the head of Sondre Stromfjord in Greenland all the way to St. John’s, NL— stopping at four Canadian National Parks along the way. We...
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Great Bear Rainforest sailing

Cruise the Great Bear Rainforest in search of bears, whales and wolves. The remote central coast of British Columbia holds a spectacularly scenic wilderness. Every fall Grizzly and Black Bears come down from the towering peaks and lush rainforests...
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Quebec in Fall: Birds & Whales

A fine time of year for birding and whale-watching, when autumnal colours cover the countryside, in la Belle Province, Quebec! Starting our Quebec birding and whale tour in historic Quebec City, we first visit Jacques-Cartier Park, renowned for i...
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Newfoundland Circumnavigation

Starting and ending in historic St. John’s, this trip offers an intimate experience of Newfoundland’s lively culture and dramatic scenery via daily expedition stops and community visits. A visit to the French island of Saint-Pierre completes t...
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Saskatchewan Whooping Cranes

In mid-October, Sandhill Cranes migrate by the thousands south across southern Saskatchewan, stopping at various localities to refuel before continuing their journey. With them are a handful of Whooping Cranes, coming south from breeding grounds i...
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Cape May Migration Tour

Cape May found at the southern tip of New Jersey is one of those legendary locations with a rich birding history and is one of the birdiest places on the eastern seaboard! We’ll bird a variety of habitats including salt marshes, brushy woodlots ...
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Manitoba Owls Photo Tour

Southeastern Manitoba has become one of the premier locations on the continent for viewing northern boreal forest owls. Great Gray, Northern Hawk-owl, Great Horned, and Snowy Owls are regularly encountered during most winters. And, not uncommonly,...
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Alberta Prairie Birds

Our birding tour takes in southeast Alberta, a superb area for short-grass prairie and grassland birds, and we visit when breeding is in full swing. The community of prairie birds aptly-named “prairie bells’ will be our main focus; McCown’s ...
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Churchill & Southern Manitoba

Willow Ptarmigan and Smith’s Longspurs are on open tundra, Pacific Loons and Common Eiders in ponds, shorebirds along shorelines, impressive numbers of waterbirds at Whitewater Lake including ibis and egrets, Nelson’s Sparrows and Sedge Wrens ...
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