Snow covers the forests of Kuhmo until 10th of May. The best season to see the lekking Capercaillie and Black Grouse is before the snow melts away, as snow reflects light. Spring comes to Kuhmo in the end of April - beginning of May.
We have several hides or tents to watch and photograph in the forest for Capercaillie and an swamp area for Black Grouse .We can offer week program including accommodation, meals, photographing hides for bears, black grouse, capercaillie, small birds and water birds, beavers,…
Season: 22 april to 07 may
Place: Lentiira, Kuhmo
Duration: one night from 19h to 8h
Price: 130 €
Price Includes: use of hides or tents, snack and hot drink, sleeping bag, matress in hides/ tent, drive to the place.
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Equipment : winter warm clothes and shoes, tripod, rotule.
7 days/ 6 nights : Special Capercaillie : between 26.4-7.5
4 nights to capercaillie lek, one morning black grouse, one night bear. Accommodation , breakfast and one warm meal a day ( around 16h, before to go to hides),snacks in hides.
890 €/ person ( + airport transfer, non included)
8 days between 22.04. and 07.05. :
3 nights bears hides, 2 nights capercaillies hides, 2 mornings black grouse, . Includes accommodation , breakfast and one warm meal (around 16h), sandwiches in hides, transfer to/from hides from accommodation. transfert Kajaani airport.
1150 € /person
5 days Program : 25.04. – 07.05
one bear night, one capercaillie night, one black grouse morning,one free choice night ( bear, capercaillie or black grouse).Includes accommodation , breakfast and one warm meal (around 16h), sandwiches in hides, transfer to/from hides from accommodation, transfert Kajaani airport.