Overnight Trips

National Destinations

Cape Ann Whale Watch Weekend


Thursday, August 11-Sunday, August 14
Guide: Don Riepe
With 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 information and reservations, call Don Riepe at (718) 474-0896 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . $425 (double-occupancy)

 

Saturday, September 24: Cape May Fall Migration, with Joe Giunta

Common Tern, by Lloyd Spitalnik

Saturday, September 24, 9am- Sunday, September 25, 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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Saturday, October 1: Cape May Fall Migration, with Gabriel Willow

Yellow Warbler, by Lloyd Spitalnik

Saturday, October 1, 9am - Sunday, October 2, 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 and Assateague Islands: Birds and Ponies


Thursday, November 10, 9am - Sunday, November 13, 6pm
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  3 nights lodging at the luxurious Refuge Inn ( heated pool, jacuzzi, sauna, exercise room, observation deck),  breakfast, Safari bus tour of  back dunes area,  5 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 ( $180 single room supplement)

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