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ABA Birding Rally: Spearfish, South Dakota

rushmoresmWhen: June 17-21, 2015
Spearfish, South Dakota
How Much: $1395 early bird registration price  after December 1, 2014 the price will be $1595.00
Registration: REGISTER NOW
Hosts: Jeff Gordon and Liz Deluna Gordon, Michael Retter, Jen Brumfield, Ted Floyd, George Armistead, and more.
Base: Holiday Inn Spearfish-Convention Center

The Black Hills of South Dakota and Wyoming are a unique isolated mountain range, federally protected as the Black Hills National Forest. Smack in the middle of the country More Info »

IFO: Bayou Birding & Cajun Cuisine

bayousmWhen: February 24-March 1, 2015
Where: Lafayette and Lake Charles, Louisiana
How Much: $1559
Event Type:
Institute of Field Ornithology (IFO) Program
Limit: 14 people
Instructors: Dan Lane & George Armistead
Registration: REGISTER NOW

For more information: Email us at events@aba.org, or call at (800) 850-2473.

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Rarity-hunting in Alaska’s Pribilofs

geeseTWhen: September 28-October 5, 2014
St. Paul Island, Alaska
How Much: $4395* (single supp. $470)
Registration: REGISTER NOW
Event Type: Rigorous birding tour, searching for rarities
Limit: 12 people
: Nate Swick & local guides
If you would like more information on this event, contact us at events@aba.org, or  click here or call (800) 850-2473. Read this Birding Magazine article about the unique archipelago (click here). And see Greg Neise’s summary blogpost on the adventure in 2013.

It’s jackpot birding! In the tradition of Attu, the greatest vagrant birding spot in the ABA Area, we offer this hunt for rarities at the remote Alaskan outpost of St. Paul Island. More Info »

South Africa Safari: October 7-17, 2014

southafricaWhen: October 7-17, 2014
Capetown and Kruger National Park
How Much: $3500
Registration: SOLD OUT
To be added to the waitlist: Contact us at events@aba.org.
ABA Safari Staff: Adam Riley, Jeff & Liz Gordon, Forrest Rowland, George Armistead, and more…
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