Grouse in Estonian autumn

The year of the Western Capercaillie is ending in about a week. Now it’s a good time to look back at some of the encounters we had with this forest grouse. The first encounter was in March during our Steller’s Eider Weekend tour, where Rein and his group met a “crazy specimen” (photo below) on […]

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Alutaguse – Estonia’s youngest national park

We are happy to announce that Estonia has now one more national park – Alutaguse. The idea of establishing Alutaguse National Park was already considered at the beginning of 1920s, it took almost 100 years before it was finally carried out. The aim of the national park is to protect the mires, forests and coastal […]

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Winter guests near the new brown bear hide

December means that all the bears, who gave us unforgettable emotions from early spring to late autumn, have become dormant. The last active Brown Bear was captured by our camera trap on the 29th of October. This does not mean that life around the new bear hide has gone quiet. As the new hide is […]

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Youngsters near brown bear hide

  Brown bear watching season 2016 is on and still lasting. Have you already seen this youngster walking around?    

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Brown bear autumn season 2015

Brown bear watching and photography season Autumn 2015 is opened. You are welcome to visit our hides- luxurious phoot hide for 2 people, mini hide for 1 person and big watching hide for 10 people. Season last September- October. What kind of mammals you might see around? Have a look at online Brown bear camera- […]

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Wanderlust latest issue

From the latest Wanderlust issue September 2013, William Gray writes about Estonian brown bears. He visited Natourest brown bear hide and Alutaguse area in May 2013. Read the latest issue

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EU Leader Virumaa Koostöökogu (VIKO) supported Natourest Inc for buying nature observation optics and trail cameras.