Early morning is best time for birding tours.
Many varieties of birds can be found, including Great Blue herons, Tricolored and Little Blue Herons, The Great White Egrets and smaller Cattle and Snowy Egrets, along with Ibis, Wood Storks, Caracars and Bald Eagles. The Snail Kite on the endangered species list also abides here with us and can be seen hovering over plantlife in search of lunch.
This Great blue Heron thinks he can go along for a ride !!!
Courting dances of the Great Blue Heron
Limpkins are the master of disguise blending in the brush so well.
ALLIGATOR COVE Airboat Nature Tours 14900 CAMP MACK Lake Wales, Florida 33898
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Have your camera, ready!!! You will be traveling down the Florida birding trail. We are 1 hour or less form the following cities. CALL NOW 863-696-0406
Lake Wales, Winter Haven, Davenport, Hains City, Dundee, Orlando, Auberndale, Lakeland, Tampa, Mulberry, Frostproof, Avon Park, Sebring, Babson Park .......50 minutes from Tourist info center. ck here to add text.
Bitterns stretch out their necks to blend in with the vegestation, then they don't move hoping you can't see them.
Don't forget YOUR CAMERA !!!
Birds commonly seen on our tours
Great Blue Herons Tri Colored Herons Little Blue Herons Little Green Herons Caracaras Bald Eagles Great White Egret Snowy & Cattle Egrets Snail Kites Red Shouldered Hawks Wood Storks White and Glossy Ibis Anhingas Opsreys Limpkins American Bitterns Vultures Kingfishers Kestrels Terns, Gulls, Shorebirds and Owls
We are along the Great American Birding Trail
Their website gives you a larger well detailed list.. LINK
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BEST TIMES NOTE.. The birds are around both sunny or gloomy days but are the hardest to find in large number on high wind days and week-ends when boat traffic is at it highest. For more info check out our new BEST TIMES page