Overnight Trips

National Destinations

 
Cape Ann Whale Watch
 
 

Thursday, August 10 - Sunday, August 13
Guide: Don Riepe
With the American Littoral Society
Visit scenic Gloucester, Massachusetts and enjoy a whale watching boat tour, an evening cruise on the Essex River, easy canoeing on the quiet Ipswich River, a guided hike along a scenic shoreline, and a lobster dinner. For info and reservations call (718) 474-0896 or e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . $425 ($150 single supplement)

 

CAPE MAY FALL MIGRATION I


Saturday, September 23, 9am- Sunday, September 24, 7pm
Guide: Joe Giunta
Cape May, NJ, is one of the best birding venues in the United States, especially during fall migration. Visit the Cape May hawk watch on two days, once late in the day and then early to get a good variety of hawks. Also visit birding hotspots such as Higbee Beach, Jake's Landing, Cape May Meadows, and Nummy Island. Transport by passenger van included. Limited to 10. $350 ($50 single supplement)

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CAPE MAY FALL MIGRATION II

[b]Broad-winged Hawk[/b][br]© Lloyd SpitalnikBroad-winged Hawk
© Lloyd Spitalnik


Saturday, September 30, 9am - Sunday, October 1, 7pm
Guide: Gabriel Willow
Cape May, NJ is the East's capital of birding, and is particularly bird-rich in the fall. On good fall migration days, the area's forests and marshes are swarming with warblers, vireos, thrushes, and other songbirds, and of course the hawkwatch is legendary as well. We'll visit Cape May Point, Higbee Beach, Cape May Meadows, and more in search of songbirds, raptors, wading birds, ducks, and terns. Transport by passenger van included. Limited to 10. $350 ($50 single supplement)

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Chincoteague Refuge/Assateague Island: Birds and Ponies
 
 

Thursday, November 9th 9:00AM - Sunday, November 12th
Guide: Don Riepe
With American Littoral Society
A great natural history weekend on the Virginia coast. See wild ponies, Snow Geese, Bald eagles, migrating hawks, waterfowl, shorebirds and lots more. Includes  three nights lodging at the luxurious Refuge Inn ( heated pool, jacuzzi, sauna, exercise room, observation deck),  breakfast, Safari bus tour of  back dunes area, five guided hikes, evening programs, plus an "all-you-can eat" oyster & seafood dinner. Contact Don Riepe at (718) 474-0896 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for info regarding transportation, itinerary, and reservations. Presented in partnership with American Littoral Society. $395 ( $150 single room supplement)

 

 

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