Snake River Float Trip Nature Mapping Report for September 1, 2019

We had another nice float over the Labor Day weekend. We are generally seeing a decline in total birds observed, as we’d expect this time of year. A fairly mild morning, but birds were largely quiet in the chilly dawn hours, except for the 13 Bald Eagles! We saw 4 juvenile...

Nature Mapping Report for August 11, 2019 Jackson Hole Float Trip

We had another lovely Jackson Hole float trip today – warm and calm. One of our guests proved to be an “Eagle Eye” as she first spotted the Sandhill Cranes on an island and many of the 17 eagles. Three avocets were a beautiful highlight as well. A graceful flight of an...

Nature Mapping Report for Our Snake River Float Trip on August 4th, 2019

Well, it was yet another stellar day on the river Nature Mapping with Jackson Hole Vintage Adventures! Thanks to each of you for contributing to our ongoing species tally for this stretch of river Sunday after Sunday, year after year. Here is the species recap from yesterday’s...

Nature Mapping Report for Jackson Hole Float Trips – July 28, 2019

Below you will find the checklist from our Jackson Hole float trip on July 28, 2019. We found 33 species along the river and another 9 in the camp. Of special interest, there were several species of shorebirds along the river so the annual fall migration of shore and water birds...

Snake River Float Trip Nature Mapping Report for July 21, 2019

  Check out this week’s Nature Mapping report from our float down the Snake River. We have wildlife reports from both the river and Tipi Camp. Thanks again for everyone’s participation and another great week on the Snake River! JHWF Snake River Count, Teton,...

Snake River Float Trips – Nature Mapping Report for September 30, 2018

Our last Snake River float trip for the 2018 Nature Mapping program is done! While we will miss our float trips, we are looking forward to everything that winter brings. Here is a word from Tim, our Nature Mapping leader: Below you will find the species list from the last Nature...

Jackson Hole Float Trip Nature Mapping Report – 9/23/18

It’s one of our last Nature Mapping reports for our Jackson Hole float trips this season. We had a great year, and still have one float trip left next week. Our final Nature Mapping float trip this year will be September 30, 2018. We are already looking forward to our 2019...

Snake River Float Trip Nature Mapping Report for September 9, 2018

On this week’s Snake River float trip, we saw 20 species along the river and 23 species at Tipi Camp.  The majority of our sightings were birds, but we can’t forget about the chipmunk!  The weather is starting to cool down, but we’ll continue floating as long as...

Jackson Hole Float Trips Nature Mapping Report for August 26, 2018

Another week, another beautiful Jackson Hole float trip down the Snake River! This Sunday, our trip down the river began with rain but ended in sunny skies. Our species list this week is short, but there were still some great birds to be seen – including 18 bald eagles!  We...

Snake River Float Trip Nature Mapping Report – July 12th, 2018

Good afternoon Ladies and Gentlemen! Below you will find the checklists from the Nature Mapping float trip this morning.  We spotted some really great birds but not many mammals on our float trip today.  We were thrilled to spot the Lazuli Bunting and Wilson’s Snipes. If...