Southeast Arizona Hummingbirds and More Spectacular Birding

 

  • From desert basins to sky islands, southeastern Arizona is one of the most biologically diverse areas in North America. This is where the Sonoran and Chihuahuan Deserts come together. This is also where the temperate Rocky Mountains and the subtropical Sierra Madres meet. Southeast Arizona always has something to offer most North American birders. 

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  • This diversity of habitat is the reason that this area has more species of birds, mammals, reptiles and insects than any other area in the country. There are 550 species of birds on the Arizona list, and you can always expect a productive trip here.  As a testament to the region's diversity, many areas have been identified as “Important Bird Areas” (IBA) by the National Audubon Society.

Pricing:  $2,490 USD, or £1,960 GBP for 10 Days and 9 Nights

 

Group Size:  Most tours viable at 4 to 8 participants (priced at 6 participants).

 

Upcoming 2021 Dates:

April 11 to 20

May 2 to 11

  • Birds like the Elegant Trogon, Buff-collared Nightjar, Five-striped Sparrow, Mexican Chickadee, Red-faced Warbler, Buff-breasted Flycatcher and Thick-billed Kingbird are specialties of Arizona. With the Mexican border along our southern edge, the potential

    for Mexican rarities just adds to the excitement.

Birds

Gambel's Quail, Montezuma Quail, Common Black Hawk, Harris's Hawk, Gray Hawk, Zone-tailed Hawk, Band-tailed Pigeon, Greater Roadrunner, Whiskered Screech-Owl, Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl, Elf Owl, Spotted Owl, Buff-collared Nightjar, Mexican Whip-poor-will, Rivoli’s Hummingbird, Blue-throated Mountain-gem, Lucifer Hummingbird, Broad-billed Hummingbird, Violet-crowned Hummingbird, Elegant Trogon, Green Kingfisher, Gila Woodpecker, Arizona Woodpecker, Gilded Flicker, Northern Beardless-Tyrannulet, Greater Pewee, Buff-breasted Flycatcher, Vermilion Flycatcher, Dusky-capped Flycatcher, Brown-crested Flycatcher, Sulphur-bellied Flycatcher, Tropical Kingbird, Thick-billed Kingbird, Rose-throated Becard, Chihuahuan Raven, Mexican Chickadee, Bridled Titmouse, Black-tailed Gnatcatcher, Black-capped Gnatcatcher, Bendire's Thrasher, Crissal Thrasher, Phainopepla, Olive Warbler, Lucy's Warbler, Grace's Warbler, Rufous-capped Warbler, Red-faced Warbler, Painted Redstart, Rufous-winged Sparrow, Botteri's Sparrow, Black-chinned Sparrow, Five-striped Sparrow, Yellow-eyed Junco, Canyon Towhee, Abert's Towhee, Rufous-crowned Sparrow, Hepatic Tanager, Flame-colored Tanager, Pyrrhuloxia, Varied Bunting, Hooded Oriole, Streak-backed Oriole, Scott's Oriole.

Mammals

Black-tailed Jackrabbit, Harris's Antelope Squirrel, Abert's Squirrel, Ringtail Cat, Coati, Mountain Lion, Bobcat, Javelina, Mule Deer, Pronghorn, Mountain Sheep

Special Sites

Agua Caliente Park, Mt. Lemmon, Madera Canyon, Patagonia Lake State Park, Patagonia-Sonoita Creek Preserve, Sierra Vista canyons, Chiricahua Mountains and the Sulphur Springs Valley.

Contact in the USA: Charles:

Forms and payments should be mailed to:

Charles Thornton-Kolbe (in Denver, Colorado)

Toll Free: (from USA or Canada): 

888-203-7464

Telephone: 720-320-1974

Email: charles@pibird.com

Address:

2443 South University

Suit 199

Denver, CO 80210

 

Partnership For International Birding

Address:

PO Box 219

Olyphant, PA 18447

Contact in the UK: Jennifer De Souza:

Jennifer De Souza (in Suffolk, England) 

Telephone: +44 755 214 2976

Address:

The Roost, Leiston Road

Middleton

Saxmundham

Suffolk

IP17 3NS

UK