Lekking Week – Capercaillie, Black Grouse and Ruff (5 – 11 May 2023)

6 – 12 May 2022 Kuusamo – Oulu, FINLAND.
Lekking week photography tour focuses on this hectic time in spring and interesting behavior of Capercaillie, Black Grouse and Ruff.

3555,00 3950,00 

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5 – 11May 2023

Kuusamo – Oulu

In Kuusamo, Capercaillie and Black Grouse lek actively and females visit the lek sites. In Oulu, Ruffs arrive from their wintering grounds and start lekking! Lekking week photography tour focuses on this hectic time and interesting behavior of these birds. During the tour one has a great opportunity to photograph mating grouse.

Landcost price: 3555 € / person, single supplement 395 €

Price includes: land transportation from Kuusamo to Oulu airport, all meals, accommodation, Finnature guiding and use of professional hides

Group size: 4 – 6 photographers

Please check the tour itinerary here: Lekking week

Please check our Flickr gallery: 

Lekking Ruff by Jari Peltomäki

Possible extensions for this tour:

  • Brown Bear, Wolverine and Wolf photography in Kuhmo

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