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Birding & Nature Tours

Book Now As an ecotourism company specializing in birdwatching and wildlife tours, Explore Pelee nature tours are guided by passionate and experienced professional leaders. Pelee Island is a significant stopover site for many species of interest and Fish Point Nature Reserve at the southern tip of the island, is an ideal location to birdwatch. While our quest is first and foremost to deliver the ultimate birding experience, our tours are also educational, fun and excellent value!
  • Time: 6 hours, 7:00am-1:00pm
  • Cost: $300/full day, tours accommodate between 2-6 people
  • Groups meet at the West Dock or Fish Point Nature Reserve
  • NEW THIS YEAR: Point Pelee National Park/Mainland Tours now available!
Dean Ware is a local guide who has been leading tours for 21 years in the Pelee Island and Point Pelee Birding Areas. Living on the island, Ware perfected his field birding skills while finding all the hot spots untold to the regular visitor, allowing him to hold a high count on his “Pelee list." Summer 2018 is Dean’s second season with the Explore Pelee team! Other than touring, Ware currently sits on the Prothonotary Warbler Recovery Team and for the last fourteen years has been monitoring these endangered birds in the area.