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Choose a Vashon Bird Tour or guided trips to Puget Sound region hot spots.   Rates are $35 per hour.

Schedule a tour or buy a gift certificate for a tour by contacting Ed.  ​

Bird Watching Tours

for Vashon Island


Ed Swan provides natural history wildlife tours that offer the opportunity to see and hear a great variety of bird species and other animals.  Gorgeous views of brilliant Wood Ducks, magnificent Bald Eagles, great numbers of waterfowl and many kinds of woodpeckers, sparrows and finches are to be expected with any birding tours on Vashon.   

  • Over 250 species are recorded for Vashon Island, each season presents opportunities to see many Northwest specialties.  

  • Trips are tailored to focus on particular species on request or to see as many species as possible or to just enjoy birds and other Island wildlife in Vashon's exquisite natural settings.  

  • Other regular trips available include the Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge, the Skagit and Samish Flats and Mt. Rainier, locations that offer the prospect of seeing a great variety of bird species.