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Groies Bertin

Charente-Maritime  >  France

Groies Bertin is a disused quarry surrounded by woods and a marsh.

Added by Hugo

Description

Groies Bertin is an excellent spot to observe Eurasian Nightjar courtship behaviours from about 30 min before sunset or earlier to search for them in the surrounding oaks. Other species you can see in the area include Tawny Owl, European Turtle-Dove, European Serin, Melodious Warbler, Cirl Bunting, Yellowhammer, Short-toed Treecreeper.

Details

Access

Click on the P in the map to get directions. The area can be visited on foot only. The suggested circular walk on the Birdingplaces-map below is 5,6 km.

Terrain and Habitat

Scattered trees and bushes, Canyon/cliff, Wetland, Forest

Conditions

Rocky, Flat

Circular trail

Yes

Is a telescope useful?

No

Good birding season

Spring, Summer

Best time to visit

Spring, Summer

Route

Narrow trail

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot

Birdwatching hide / platform

No

Extra info

The site is fenced, please use the dedicated stiles to enter the quarry.

View birdingplaces in the area that are published on Birdingplaces.eu

Map

Top 5 birds

Other birds you can see here

Comments

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