Want to experience Birding by Boat? Join us on our
ANACORTES BIRDING CRUISE TO VENDOVI ISLAND PRESERVE Saturday, May 13
The 2-hr cruise gives you the opportunity to observe our year-round Alcids: Pigeon Guillemot, the endangered Marbled Murrelet, Rhinocerus Auklet, as well as other sea birds/ducks, shorebirds, wading birds and raptors. Orcas, porpoise, seals and river otters are often seen as well!
During the 3-hr visit to Vendovi Island, explore and continue birding on its easy, well-maintained, 3-mi trail system. Enjoy the stunning views of the San Juan Islands, Mount Baker and the North Cascades from lookouts and beaches. Vendovi Island is situated between Guemes, Cypress & Lummi Islands and is owned by the San Juan Preservation Trust.
This is a trip for ANYONE to experience (not just birders) so invite friends, family and co-workers!
Date: Saturday, May 13
Time: 8:30 am - 3 pm
Departs: Skyline Marine Center, Anacortes
Cost: $224 p/p; $5 SJPT suggested donation
Trip size: 12 min - 20 max Adventurers
Leader: Stephanie Fernandez
What to bring: cell phone, binoculars, camera, lunch, walking/hiking shoes, weather appropriate clothing, toilet paper/baggie (island w/c closed)
Reservations required: skagitguidedadventures.com/.../anacortes-birding.../
Contact: Stephanie Fernandez 360.474.7479 email@example.com ... See MoreSee Less
Anacortes Birding Cruise to Vendovi Island - May, June, SeptemberAnacortes Birding Cruise to Vendovi Island, San Juan Islands, WA - pigeon guillemot nesting areas, alcids, seabirds, shorebirds, forest walk.
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Shovelers, mergansers, buffleheads, goldeneyes, wigeons, coots, pigeon guillemots, cormorants, scoters, harlequins, oystercatchers, loons, short-eared owls, kestrels, rough-legged, red-tailed and cooper's hawks, northern harriers, bald eagles, green-winged teals, red-wing blackbirds, starlings, pintails, great blue herons, gulls, kingfishers, swans, snow and Canada geese. This is what I call an EPIC birding day around Skagit that Laura and Jeff got to experience! ... See MoreSee Less
That’s an impressive list!
The closest Bald eagle encounter of my birding life! She was huge! and on the verge of becoming a grown up. ... See MoreSee Less
Wilson (from Seattle) jumped onboard with me to ensure finding birds to photograph for his Photography by Phone class. With patience, he captured what he wanted most: snow geese taking flight! ... See MoreSee Less
Check out what mom Ruth-Anne and her two teenage sons got to experience duritg their Skagit Valley Geese & Swans Eco Tour! ... See MoreSee Less