Schedule & Prices

2018 SCHEDULE 

We offer tours of varying lengths to meet your needs and fit your schedule 

If the early registration price is listed, please ask how many spots at this price still remain.
Spaces are available until a trip is marked "FULL". 


Saturday, February 3, 2018 -- 8 Hour Winter Seabirds (February 10 weather date)

Saturday, May 19, 2018 -- 6 Hour Intro to Spring Seabirds
Departs 7:00 am, from Newport Tradewinds
$120, Group Price (4 or more) $110
 FULL!  NO MORE RESERVATIONS ACCEPTED FOR THIS TRIP
Targets: Black-footed Albatross, Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel, Sabine's Gull, Red and 
Red-necked Phalarope, Sooty and Pink-footed Shearwater, and more!

Sunday, August  12, 2018 -- 8 Hour Fall Seabirds
Departs 6:30 am, from Newport Tradewinds
$140, Early Registration $130
Targets: Black-footed Albatross, Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel, 3 shearwaters, 3 jaegers, Sabine's Gull, Arctic Tern, Red and Red-necked Phalarope, Cassin's and Rhinoceros Auklets 

Saturday, August 25, 2018 -- 12 Hour Fall Deepwater
Departs 6:00 am, from Newport Tradewinds
$175, Early Registration $160 
Targets: Black-footed Albatross, Laysan  Albatross, Fork-tailed and Leach's Storm-Petrels, Sabine's Gull, Buller's Shearwater, South Polar Skua, 3 jaegers, and more! 

 5 Hour Shorebird Festival Pelagic (DATE TBA)
Departs 7:00 am, from Betty Kay Charters, Charleston
$85, (No Early Registration, sorry) 
Targets: Black-footed Albatross, Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel, 3-4 shearwaters, 3 jaegers,  
Sabine's Gull, Arctic Tern, South Polar Skua, phalaropes, auklets 

Saturday, September 15, 2018 -- 8 Hour Fall Seabirds 
Departs 6:30 am, from Newport Tradewinds
$140, Early Registration $130
Targets: Black-footed Albatross, Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel, 3-4 shearwaters, 3 jaegers,  
Sabine's Gull, Arctic Tern, South Polar Skua, phalaropes, auklets 

Saturday, September 29, 2018 -- 8 Hour ) OBA Meeting Pelagic 
Departs 7:00 am, from Garibaldi Charters, Garibaldi
$135, (OBA Members $125
Priority to OBA members attending the Annual Meeting
Targets: Black-footed Albatross, Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel, 3-4 shearwaters, 3 jaegers,  
Sabine's Gull, Arctic Tern, South Polar Skua, phalaropes, auklets 

Sunday, October 7, 2018 -- 10 Hour (Perpetua Bank) Pelagic
Departs 6:00 am, from Newport Tradewinds
$165, Early Registration $150
Targets: Laysan Albatross, Flesh-footed  and Short-tailed Shearwater, South Polar 
Skua, Black-legged Kittiwake

Saturday, October 27, 2018 -- 8 Hour Late Fall Pelagic
Departs 7am, from Newport Tradewinds 
$140, Early Registration $130
Targets: Laysan Albatross, Short-tailed Shearwater, South Polar Skua, Ancient Murrelet

Saturday, December 8, 2018 -- 7 Hour Winter Pelagic
Departs 8am, from Newport Tradewinds 
$125, Early Registration $115
Targets: Laysan Albatross, Short-tailed Albatross (2017), Short-tailed Shearwater, Black-legged Kittiwake, Ancient Murrelet