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Colorado Grouse

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Finding the White-tailed Ptarmigan at 12,000 feet on the last day of our Colorado Grouse tour is always a wonderful relief for the tour leaders. It usually means that we have completed the entire family of Colorado's native grouse, seven species in all.It all started seven days earlier with our first early rising to observe the incredible filoplumes of the Gunnison Sage-Grouse. An amazing 80 birds, half of them strutting males, made for a great start to our grouse-watching. Sandwiched in ... Read More