Northern Minnesota 2 -2022

Duluth, MN, USA

VB
147 reviews
Jan 23 - 28, 2022
Group size: 4 - 9
Northern Minnesota 2 -2022
Duluth, MN, USA

147 reviews

$NaN
Jan 23 - 28, 2022
Group size: 4 - 9

About this trip

A trip to northern Minnesota in the dead of winter may beggar belief for the average person, but for birders, this is the best time of year to see the highly-sought after northern owls (Great Gray, Snowy, Northern Hawk, and sometimes Boreal and Northern Saw-whet). The list of winter finches adds additional highlights with Common & Hoary Redpolls, Pine & Evening Grosbeaks, and Red Crossbill all likely. Winter provides a much better chance of seeing things like Spruce Grouse in addition to the expected gamut of Gray Jay, Boreal Chickadee, Black-backed Woodpecker, Northern Shrike, Bohemian Waxwing and more. We will also be on the lookout for any mammals, with moose and gray wolf both being possible. 

What’s included

  • Food
  • Accommodation
  • Ground transportation
  • Guide services
  • Flight to MN
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Laundry
  • Gratuities
  • Items of personal nature

Available Packages

Double Occupancy
Available until January 9, 2022only 1 left

Room-sharing

$1,595
Deposit: $300
Single Traveler
Available until January 9, 2022Sold Out
$1,995
Deposit: $300

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Ventures Birding Tours
147 reviews
Small travel company based in Asheville, NC, specializing in birding & nature tours both locally & worldwide.

Reviews

The class was awesome. Keith’s knowledge and ability to simplify sparrows was very helpful. I hope he teaches more birding classes in the future.
By Patti M for Sparrows of the Southern Appalachians on 20 Jan, 2022
DB
Very helpful. I've always been terrible identifying sparrows. This presentation offered a logical way to think about the similarities and differences. Looking forward to trying it out on some live examples.
By Diane B for Sparrows of the Southern Appalachians on 13 Jan, 2022
DB
Very informative talk, also entertaining. I especially appreciated the comparisons between similar species.
By Diane B for Know your waterbirds: Ducks, Geese, Grebes & more on 23 Dec, 2021
DB
This was a fun way to become familiar with the guides, the participants, and the way Ventures domestic trips are run. Of course the photos of birds were especially appreciated. Certainly makes me want to join a trip - though not in the cold climates!
By Diane B for 2021 Trips - Ventures Holiday Celebration on 22 Dec, 2021
Interesting
By Marilyn K for A Virtual Tour of England on 02 Dec, 2021
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