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Finland Forest Birds just wonderful

Three toed Woodpecker 3

Our expert local guide, Pekka!, found this Three-toed Woodpecker, never easy to see in the vast forests of Finland.

Three toed Woodpecker take off

Count the toes, an unusual shot taken on take off by Ruth.

Siberian Jay adult 1

We enjoyed a marvellous encounter with a family of Siberian Jays.

Pine Grosbeak female 1

A huge female Pine Grosbeak poses for our group just a few meters away.

Pine Grosbeak male 1

We found this stunning male Pine Grosbeak while watching the Siberian Jays.

Hawk Owl adult 4

Amazingly our group found three Hawk Owls as we traveled through the stunning forests, what a thrill to discover these superb birds for ourselves!

Hawk Owl adult 3

We had some rather good views of these "most wanted" birds.

Hawk Owl juv 1

On our last day we enjoyed another pair of Hawk Owls and found this cute juvenile right by the track!

Great grey Owl 8

Great grey Owl is another of those "must see" birds on a visit to the Finnish forests and again we enjoyed the best views possible.

Great grey Owl 3

We just gazed in awe at this most beautiful bird - one of the best birds anywhere!

We are running this spectacular tour again in 2015, last week of May first week of June. Small group with three leaders to ensure the best possible experience. Drop us a line to book your place of for more details.

We know you will love this "Birding in the land of the mid-night sun" tour. This year we enjoyed over 200 species of bird!


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