We lead 3 trips for the Bird of a Feather Fest and met lots of new birders and had a great time. Beck got Ruff as a state bird on Saturday’s trip. Friday’s trip nabbed Ash-throated and Vermilion Flycatchers. Got to spend more time with Greg Miller as well.
Domestic Tour General Information (Excludes Florida)
10% DISCOUNT FOR TOURS PAID IN FULL 90 DAYS PRIOR TO TOUR
10% deposit is required to reserve your space.
50% is due 90 days prior to start of tour.
100% is due 60 days prior to start of tour.
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT IS $500.00 UNLESS STATED OTHERWISE
Refunds and Cancellations
100% Refund 90 or more prior to start of tour.
50% Refund 46-89 days prior to start of tour.
25% Refund 45-60 days prior to start of tour.
NO REFUNDS LESS THAN 45 DAYS PRIOR TO START OF TOUR UNLESS SPOT CAN BE FILLED IN WHICH A 25% REFUND WILL BE ISSUED.
Lake November Birding Field Trip to St. Marks NWR
November 23, 2019 7:00AM-3:00PM
Cost $50.00 per person – Minimum 3 – Maximum 10
Join Archaeopteryx Birding & Nature Tours exploring St. Marks NWR near Titusville, FL. All participant should meet just before the tollbooth at 7:00AM.
From the tollbooth we will explore the refuge searching for sparrows, waders, shorebirds and wintering waterfowl. Highlights of the trip may include Canvasback, Bufflehead, Reddish Egret, Henslow’s Sparrow, Field Sparrow, and American Black Duck. Also, possibility to see Seaside Sparrow, Winter Wren, Virginia Rail, and Greater Scaup.
Cost is $50.00 per person and needs minimum 3 people to run. Participants should bring a packed lunch to enjoy. Costs covers entry to the refuge, light snacks, shared ebird checklists and water.
Bird Photography Field Trip to Sweetwater Wetlands
December 15, 2019 8:30AM-3:00PM
Costs $35.00 per person – Minimum 3 – Maximum 10
Join us this December for a birding photography hike at Sweetwater Wetlands Park. We’ll start the tour looking for sparrows, warblers, and other songbirds around the entrance to the park. We’ll then hike around the perimeter and in the center of the wetlands area looking for bitterns, Snail Kites, waterfowl, wading birds, and if we’re lucky, perhaps even a King or Virginia Rail. Meet at the entrance by the restrooms at 8:30am and bring a packed lunch. The fee for this field trip will be $35 per person which includes the park entry fee, water & light snacks, and a shared ebird checklist at the end of the hike.
Birding & Photography Hike at Circle B Bar Reserve
January 5, 2020 7:30AM-11:30AM
Cost $20.00 per person – Minimum 3 – Maximum 10
Join us for a morning of great birding at Circle B Reserve in Lakeland, FL (Polk county). We should have a nice mix of wintering songbirds as well as waterfowl. Expected species include Painted Bunting, Blue-headed Vireo, Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, Cedar Waxwing, American Robin, wintering warblers, Black-bellied Whistling Ducks, Mottled Ducks, Blue-winged Teal, Ruddy Duck, American Wigeon, Ring-necked Duck, and Hooded Mergansers. Excellent photography opportunities, as the birds are used to seeing many visitors daily and will forage right next to the walking path. Hike will be approximately 3 miles of easy, flat terrain. Bring a packed lunch to eat after the hike. Price for this field trip will be $20 per person, including water/light snacks, an ebird checklist, and professional guides.
8 Day Grand Tetons National Park Trip
July 10-18, 2020
Relaxed bird, butterfly, and wildlife tour that can be heavily focused on photography if participants wish. Daily guided excursion will be from resort in Jackson or Jackson Hole, Wyoming and will include visits to many sites in the Grand Tetons National Park and potential visits Yellowstone National Park as well.
Maximum 3 participants with double occupancy
Please contact us for additional trip details and pricing information