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Colorado & Kansas Birding:

Grouse and Prairie-Chickens and More

Trip Description

Brief Itinerary


Day 1: Arrival in Denver; Birding Eastern Plains of Colorado to Western Kansas

Day 2: AM Prairie-Chickens (Lesser and perhaps Greater); PM Birding High Plains of Northeast Colorado (with Good Chances for Mountain Plover and Longspurs)

Day 3: Final Birding at Pawnee National Grasslands and Colorado Short Grass Prairie Birding; Transfer to Georgetown (in Colorado) to Start Montane Birding

Day 4: Early Start for Colorado Birding with High Montane Species (including White-tailed Ptarmigan and Rosy-Finches) near Loveland Pass and Afternoon Birding and Driving through Middle Park to Craig

Day 5: AM Birding Various High-Altitude Habitats for Greater Sage-Grouse and Sharp-tailed Grouse and More; Rest of Day Birding Key Sites from Craig (for Other Bird Species)

Day 6: Focus on Any Missed Species: Likely AM Sharp-Tailed Grouse Lek and Final Bird Finding in a Wide Variety of Habits from Craig to Denver

More details about this trip:

Detailed Itinerary

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