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Spring Birdwatching In Yorkshire, England - 2 Days

Spring Birdwatching In Yorkshire, England
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Birding in Yorkshire

Based at Highfield Farm, this 2.5-day birdwatching in Yorkshire tour focuses on the wonderful diversity of bird species in East and North Yorkshire. Over 100 species of bird are possible.

Spring is a fantastic time for arriving songbirds and breeding waders. In the forests and moorland Redstarts, Whinchats, Ring Ouzels and Pied Flycatchers can be seen along with the majestic Northern Goshawk. Nearby nesting Golden Plover, Lapwing, Curlew and Snipe flourish amongst the heather and mosses of the beautiful North York Moors National Park

On Flamborough Headland, the Puffins, Razorbills, Guillemots, Kittiwakes, Shags and Gannets have arrived back to the nest in their thousands providing fantastic photographic opportunities.

Nearby at Top Hill, Low nature reserve spring is a great time to watch fantastic birds such as Barn Owls amongst the many newly arrived wetland warblers such as Reed WarblerSedge WarblerGrasshopper Warbler and Cettis Warbler.

This wonderful combination of forests, moorland and towering sea cliffs provides a great birdwatching and photography destination.

YCN expert guides Richard Baines and Mark Pearson will work hard to ensure you have memorable experiences. Our small group tours ensure you learn a great deal, from identification tips to field craft advice, as well as getting to grips with those difficult-to-find species.

Accommodation and meals are provided by Highfield Farm, renowned for its delicious home-cooked food. 

Alternative Tour Name: Spring Birdwatching In Yorkshire 2020

Puffins, Razorbills, Guillemots, Kittiwakes, Shags, Gannets, Northern Goshawk, Redstarts, Whinchats, Ring Ouzels, Pied Flycatchers, Golden Plover, Lapwing, Curlew, Snipe

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    Mary Fish25 May 2018
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    We have been on quite a few wildlife/photography tours with Richard and Steve, both in Yorkshire and India. The tours are well organised, Richard and Steve are very knowledgeable about the wildlife and habitats to give clients a fantastic experience. Very enjoyable in great company!!

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Why book with Yorkshire Coast Nature?

Yorkshire Coast Nature (YCN) is a small independent nature tourism company. Every member of our team lives locally and is passionate about wildlife. We believe strongly in delivering eco-tourism with a direct benefit for wildlife and provide annual grants to nature conservation organisations. So when you use one of our services you can be assured that you are helping wildlife. In 2011 we joint-funded a wetland restoration and bird hide project for Thornwick and Sea Farm Holiday Centre at Flamborough Head. It’s a great feeling to enjoy natural history in a habitat you helped create!

What you will need to bring?

Binoculars are essential and a telescope is useful if you have one. High quality Leica binoculars are available to hire £10/day please emails us on info@yorkshirecoastnature.co.uk if you wish to hire a pair. Please bring warm and waterproof clothing and sturdy footwear.

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