November 8th & 9th Norfolk Exclusive 2 day Tour

Day One – Back to Snettisham again for another high tide! I picked up Sarah, Sue & Maggie in Hunstanton and then we headed straight to Snettisham for another High tide, none of them had ever seen it and their excitement was great to see! They weren’t to be dissappointed! Adding to the theatre of…

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November 5th-7th Norfolk 3 day Tour

Day one 5th November – Cley, Wells-next-the-sea, Stiffkey Greens We started today with a lively seawatch off Cley Coastguards. Numerous Red-throated Diver, with many close inshore, also Great crested grebes, steady passage of Gannet, and an Easterly arrival of Dark-bellied Brents in small groups moving West, wildfowl was well represented with groups of Wigeon, Teal,…

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November 1st Norfolk Exclusive Day tour

We had the morning at Cley NWT highlights were nice views of Snow Bunting, plus Red-throated Diver, Guillemot, Razorbill, Common Scoter, Gannets and Red-breasted merganser offshore. Bearded Tits seen well from the East bank and a nice selection of waders from the hides with Ruff, Black-tailed Godwit, Dunlin, Snipe, Teal Wigeon, Shoveler & Gadwall all…

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October 25-27th Norfolk Three Day tour

Day one – Hunstanton cliffs, Holme Dunes & Titchwell RSPB The day and the tour started bright and early with an amazing 3 hours watching visible migration at Hunstanton Cliffs, with an amazing passage and continuous flow of birds passing South, that included 54,800 Starling, 6013 Chaffinch, 88 Brambling, 162 Siskin, 387 Lapwing and also…

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October 21st Cley & Stiffkey Marshes

An exclusive days guiding around Cley & Salthouse, in tricky showery & windy conditions! Highlights of the day off Cley – 5 Great Skua, 3 Arctic Skua, a single Manx Shearwater, 50 Little Gull, an adult Mediterranean Gull, good numbers of Red-throated Diver and at the end of the day Stiffkey Greens – 300 Golden…

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October 13th -17th Norfolk Autumn tour

Scarce & Rare Bird Tour – (minus the rare birds this autumn!) This year wasn’t the best for Scarce or Rare birds, with weeks of Westerly winds, there was a distinct lack of scarce migrants or rare birds along the East Coast of the Uk and Norfolk! However, we enjoyed some nice birding and managed…

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October 9th & 10th – Norfolk High tide Spectaculars

A weekend mainly birding at Snettisham with an exclusive tour on Saturday, followed by a group tour of fourteen on Sunday. Both days concentrated on the High tide spectacular with close on 100,000 Red Knot, again providing an amazing spectacle. Other highlights over the weekend were 1500 Golden Plover, 3 Little Stints, 4 Spotted Redshank,…

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September 27th – Norfolk exclusive day tour

A group of regulars joined me for a days birding on a Norfolk exclusive day tour . The conditions from mid-morning were testing with heavy rain showers so we took advantage and shelter in the hides at Titchwell, but had time for a walk along the autumn trail before we headed for the hides. We…

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September 21st-23rd Norfolk Birding Group tour

September 21st Day One – North Norfolk We kicked off the first day of the tour with a walk out at Burnham Overy Staithe, it was a beautiful morning and the first surprise came early with a juvenile Tree Sparrow in the hedgerow amongst a group of Goldfinches. Also a Kingfisher whizzed along the shoreline…

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September 19th – 20th Norfolk Birding Exclusive tour

September 19th – North Norfolk We kicked off this exclusive tour with a visit to Stiffkey Fen. On the approach walk we started off with Bullfinch and Chiff-chaff calling from the hedgerow, brief views of both. As we continued a Kingfisher called flying along the river, heard but not seen! A Cetti’s was also vocal,…

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