Black Grouse lek and Golden Eagles

This self-drive photography tour combines Black Grouse lek and Golden Eagle photography!

490,00 620,00 

A self-drive photography tour is a perfect solution for you who want to explore Finland’s photo opportunities on your own!

This self-drive photography tour combines Black Grouse lek and Golden Eagle photography. The season for this tour is short: the activity of both of these highlight species overlaps only for two weeks in spring and about a month in autumn. Depending on the weather the season can be longer. In addition to the highlights, other possible species on this tour include White-tailed Eagle, Sparrohawk, Woodpeckers and smaller forest birds.

Season: 15 – 31 March and 15 September – 15 October
Group size: 1 – 4 persons

Tour duration 2 days:

Day 1.

Meet our guide in the early morning and follow him/her to our Black Grouse hide in Utajärvi. After hectic morning photo session, follow our guide to our nearby Golden Eagle hides. Spend the day in the hide and departure from the hide after dark on your own.

Day 2.

Early morning in our Black Grouse hide and the rest of the day in our Golden Eagle hide in Utajärvi. Departure from the hide after dark on your own.

Tour price includes:
2 mornings in Black Grouse hide
2 days in Golden Eagle hide
Guidance at hides on day 1

620 € / person when 1 photographer
490 € / person when 2-4 photographers

Prices do not include accommodation, meals or transportation and we do not book those for self-drive tours – but we can provide recommendations!

Please note – it is easy to combine this self-drive tour with a night in our Eagle Owl hide!

Bookings: You can pay your self-drive tour at our web shop – but book the hide sessions from our office via email at or via phone at +358 45 129 4264.

Group size:

1 photographer, 2-4 photographers in the group

Photography tours in Finland and worldwide

Finnature offers great photography tours in Finland and worldwide. We have extensive knowledge on when and where to photograph the key species, and this translates into unforgettable photography experiences. We choose our tour destinations carefully to offer the best sites and best photography hides available.

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