Snow covers the forests of Kuhmo until 10th of May. The best season to see the lekking Capercaillie and Black Grouse is before the snow melts away, as snow reflects light. Spring comes to Kuhmo in the end of April – beginning of May.
We have several hides or tents to watch and photograph in the forest for Capercaillie and an swamp area for Black Grouse .We can offer week program including accommodation, meals, photographing hides for bears, black grouse, capercaillie, small birds and water birds, beavers,…
Group size: 1 – 4 persons
Season time: 21.4.-15.5
Duration Early in the morning (about 00.30am to 8.00am) or from evening to morning (6.00 pm to 8.00 am), in Lentiira area
Hides: hides or tents for 1-2 persons
Price: 80 €/person (inc use of hides or tent, snack, sleeping bags, mattress in hides, drive to the place)
8 days between 21.04. and 08.05.2018:
3 nights bears hides, 2 nights capercaillies hides, 2 mornings black grouse. Includes accommodation, breakfast and one warm meal (around 16h), sandwiches in hides, transfer to/from hides from accommodation, transfer Kajaani Airport.
5 days Program: 21.04. – 08.05.2018
One bear night, one capercaillie night, one black grouse morning, one free choice night (bear, capercaillie or black grouse). Includes accommodation, breakfast and one warm meal (around 16h), sandwiches in hides, transfer to/from hides from accommodation, transfer Kajaani airport.