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North Wales Uplands Bird Tour

We picked up Etienne, Matt and Ken and headed south into the uplands of North Wales

Great grey Shrike Cloc
Our first target bird seen quickly as this stunning Great grey Shrike showed off.

Crossbill Clocaenog Forest
The larch trees held plenty of Crossbills and hundreds of Siskins in noisy flocks.

Goshawk Clocaenog Forest
As we watched one gang of Crossbills this magnificent Goshawk flew right over us!

Red Grouse
A pair of Red Gouse were watched on a moorland area, we were very lucky to enjoy views like these.

It was one of those days when the birds really showed off for us. Highlights included three sightings of Goshawks, Red Kite, Great grey Shrike, dozens of Crossbills, hundreds of Siskins, Red Grouse, Dipper, Fieldfare, Redwing and more.

All photos by Etienne - many thanks for sharing the images. Check out his Flicker page here -

We are running lots of birdwatching trips, come along and enjoy wonderful birds like these yourself. We also arrange custom photo tours when we can spend time allowing you the best chance of capturing those special images.

For details of all our tours or to arrange a custom tour ideal for you.


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