TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO- Anous Trip 012-2013-03

Trinidad and Tobago – March 30 to April 5, 2013


Rating: 5-6 – strenuous to life threatening at times.

Brethren present: Brett, Mackenzie, Nicoll

Cost: $1077.19/person

Flight – 247.50

Vehicle – 2013 Hyundai Tuscon –  $449.08 – $149.69 each

Accommodation – $200

Food – $210

Incidentals – Gasoline, Ferry, Little Tobago, Caroni Swamp – $200

Notable Mentions: Striped Owl, Scaly-naped Pigeon, Scaled Antpitta, Black-faced Antthrush, Red-billed Tropicbird, Brown Noddy (Anous stolidus), Wood Stork, Blackburnian and Cape May Warbler.

WARNING: Finding REAL coffee is very difficult! Be careful driving – windy, narrow roads, Roti is not as easy as you’d think to find 24/7,

I don’t know why this was funny – “there are only so many ways you can cook pasta” FIN, April 6, 2013.

Notable Misses: Any DUCK!

Species Total: 205 ‘ish’

Trip Report: Download the complete trip report here – Trinidad and Tobago_ANoUS_2013

Photo Archive:

Look for this on Gilpin Trace!!!

Look for this on Gilpin Trace!!!


God damn Woodcreepers…


Pinneated Bittern – Variva Swamp


Blanchisseuse Road


Starry Sky at Brasso Seco


Birding the Northern Range with Carl.


Built FERG Tough!


One of many Caroni Boas


Harlequin Beetle at Simla


Ferg has crabs.


Little Tobago Crab


Gilpin Trace Tobago

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Yet to be identified snake – probably of the subfamnily Colubrinae and genus Chironius ???


109 steps to bed!

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Ferg's Spider

Ferg’s Spider

Ferg Lobster

THE ROCK LOBSTER – at Birdwatcher’s Restaurant

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2 comments on “TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO- Anous Trip 012-2013-03

  1. Pingback: ANoUS 2013 – Trinidad and Tobago Report now online! | the noddy

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