Pelagic Bird Watching

Outer Banks - Pelagic Birding

Have you ever seen a Black-capped Petrel or a Band-rumped Storm-Petrel? How about a White-tailed Tropicbird or Trinadade(Herald) Petrel? Book a pelagic birding trip aboard the Country Girl and let us help you add these amazing birds to your life list. 

The Country Girl departs from Manteo on the Outer Banks of North Carolina.  As you may already know, Manteo's proximity to great land birding locations like Alligator River NWR (Swainson's Warbler), Palmetto Peartree Preserve (Red -cockaded Woodpecker), and Pea Island NWR make it the perfect place for an extended trip.

Capt. Allan Foreman
Captain Allan began running birding trips in the early 70's.  His first trips were chartered by David Lee from the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in which several hundred offshore surveys were conducted.  Birding legends Paul Dumont and Bob Ake led countless trips with Capt Allan.  He has worked with the best in pelagic birding.  Throughout the years Capt Allan has provided the necessary access to some of the most significant discoveries in the pelagic world.  Come join the ranks of birders worldwide who have journeyed offshore with this knowledgeable captain.


Some of the Many Possibilities
Trinadade/Herald Petrel, Fea's Petrel, Bermuda Petrel, Black Capped Petrel, Long-tailed Tropicbird, Red-billed Tropicbird, Cory's Shearwater, Greater Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater, Manx Shearwater, Audubon's Shearwater, White-faced Storm-petrel, Wilson's Storm-petrel, Leach's Storm-petrel, Band-Rumped Storm-petrel, Pomarine Jaeger, Parasitic Jaeger, Long-tailed Jaeger, Roseate Tern, Common Tern, Arctic Tern, Bridled Tern, Sooty Tern, and more.

North America's first accepted Black-bellied Storm-petrel.
North America's second accepted Bullwer's Petrel.
Multiple European Storm-petrels.
Multiple Bermuda Petrels.
Both White-tailed and Red-billed Tropicbirds.

Private trips are available Year Round!

$1850 for the Entire Boat!
1-27 People!

That comes to $65 per person on a full boat!



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