Photo Galleries: El Triunfo 2009 Brian Gibbons

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El Triunfo

Brad-boyle

Not that I have ever missed it, but every year I worry. Will this be the year I fail to find one of the strangest, most charismatic birds on earth? Of course, there is more to this tour than just the Horned Guan. Two-thousand-foot-deep Sumidero Canyon, for example, with its White-lored Gnatcatchers, Canivet's Emeralds, and the highly local Belted Flycatcher. Or the cloud forests of El Triunfo, their brooding groves of oaks and tree ferns echoing with the calls of Resplendent Quetzals and ... Read More