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Goshawk Birding Safari 2021

  • North Yorkshire Forest

Northern Goshawks are one of the most magical birds in Europe. Their aerial display, strength and hunting ability is legendary. They are one of the most powerful and iconic raptors in the UK and we are proud to have a good population in North Yorkshire.

These very special be-spoke Goshawk Safari days are designed to give you the best chance of seeing these wonderful birds. Goshawks are often very secretive because they spend most of their lives deep in the forest. 

YCN Director Richard Baines has been watching Goshawks all his life from Europe to North Yorkshire. He is highly experienced at identification and ecology so you will not only learn about how to find and identify these amazing birds but also about their lifecycle.

YCN will make a 10% donation to RSPB Raptor Investigations Work from the income of this trip. Your booking makes a real difference for wildlife! 

What Can You Expect from a YCN Birding Day:

  • Small group with plenty of opportunities to interact with your guide
  • Transport for the whole day (Covid-19 changes may apply)
  • Professional and local expert guides with a lifetime of birding knowledge in Yorkshire
  • A fun day packed with exciting locations, tuition, opportunities for photography and of course great birds!
  • A free Yorkshire Wildlife Checklist

Goshawk Birding Safari 2021

Richard Baines PGdip MCIEEM YCN role: Company Director and Birding/Wildlife Guide Qualifications: National Diploma Land Use and Recreation, Post Graduate Diploma Environmental Conservation Profession al Membership: Member of the Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM) Personal… Read More »


Jono Birding in Israel as part of the award winning Yorkshire Terriers team in 2018

Jono Leadley BSc Hons YCN role: Birding/Wildlife Guide Qualifications: BSc Hons Ecology Jono is a self-confessed nature geek. His passion started at an early age, firstly with birds and then broadening into all forms of wildlife and this interest has taken him all over the world. [image]3[/image] Jono… Read More »

Date & Time Duration Location Type Price Availability
Fri 13th Aug - 8.00am 1 day North Yorkshire Group £60 0 Places remaining
Sat 14th Aug - 8.00am 1 day North Yorkshire Group £60 0 Places remaining

Event Reviews

15 average rating based on 1 review
  • Steve Bromyard
  • May 2, 2021
  • North York Moors National Park
    5 Stars

I really enjoyed the Goshawk day, Your patience in answering, what I’m sure are basic questions was much appreciated and your guidance on... Read Full Review »