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Land of Enchantment: Natural Wonders of New Mexico
November 6 to 16, 2018

Join Iain MacLeod for a spectacular, small group tour of New Mexico. November is a special time to visit. The temperatures are comfortable; the light is fantastic and tens of thousands of cranes and snow geese have just arrived for the winter. In addition to wildlife and spectacular scenery, the trip includes visits to the Bandelier National Monument, the Valley of Fires lava beds, Carlsbad Caverns, Santa Fe National Forest and beautiful old town Santa Fe. Other highlights include the Bosque Del Apache National Wildlife Refuge and Bitter Lakes in the Pecos Valley. You’ll see pronghorn antelope, prairie dogs, Roadrunners, vast flocks of waterfowl, raptors galore, and incredible sunrise and sunset flights of Sandhill Cranes.
Cost: $3,700 (assumes double or twin occupancy room*) All-inclusive cost includes: round-trip airfare from Boston to Albuquerque, ground transportation (15-passenger van), all accommodations, all meals, admission fees, and leaders’ fees. *There is an additional $400 charge for a single room. Maximum group size: 10. See the full itinerary.

Scottish North Highlandsy
June 14 to 27, 2019

Iain is putting together a new itinerary exploring the northern Highlands of Scotland. He will tour Wester Ross, Sutherland, Caithness, and Easter Ross on a route known locally as the “North Coast 500.” Iain has picked some spectacular hotels in remote and scenic areas and has outlined a basic itinerary. See the full itinerary.The trip is already half-full, so call soon to reserve your spot.

Contact Iain at 603-968-7194 x 23 or iain.macleod@nhnature.org for full details or to book your place.