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Owl tour 28 February 2024

Welcome to an owl tour on Wed 28 February 2024 at 9pm! We will walk in the forest and try to hear the owls’ courtship songs. The guide will speak only Finnish and Swedish.

The tour will be led by bird guide Hans G. Hästbacka. The tour will take place in the surroundings of The Botanical Garden in Ruissalo. We will meet in front of the main entrance of the garden (Ruissalon puistotie 215, Turku) at 9pm. You can take buss number 8 from the city center. The tour will last approximately two hours. Wear clothes and shoes that fit the weather and walking in the forest. Bring a snack and if possible, a bird book.

The tour costs 14€.  You can pay the participation fee in our online store. You do not need to pay the CampusSport sports fee in order to participate but you need to be a student or a staff member in one of the universities in Turku. The tour will take place only if at least 12 people participate. Last day to enroll is Thu 22 Feb. Please note that we obviously cannot guarantee that the participants will hear owls.