7-hour Pelican Photography and Viewing Tour



Self-Drive Birding Tour

Join Stan Shadick for a 7-hour pelican photography and viewing driving tour to view a location where hundreds of American White Pelicans congregate before migrating south. We should also see many other kinds of ducks and other water birds. Round-trip driving distance about 300 km. This trip is ideal for photography of pelicans in flight.


  1. Clients must drive themselves in their own personal or rented vehicle. The leader will drive in a separate vehicle. We will use cell phones or radios to communicate between each other during the tour.
  2. At birding stops and trail hikes, the leader will follow safe physical distancing practices by maintaining a minimum distance of 2 meters from the clients. Please wear a mask when using using spotting scope.

What to Wear. In case of an early snowfall or cool wet weather, bring a winter coat, raincoat, hat, gloves and long underwear. Bring your binoculars plus a camera and a scope (optional).

PELICAN PHOTOGRAPHY AND VIEWING TOUR FEE for 7-hour tour excluding transportation: CAD $590
for groups of 1 – 5 persons. Fee includes only guiding services of leader and shared use of spotting scope. Client must cover their transportation costs in a personal or rented vehicle. We can communicate via cell phone. Accommodation and meals are not included.. We can stop to pick up food for lunch.

TAX RECEIPT: A tax receipt for 50% of the tour fee will be issued to the person paying for the tour.

All guiding fee proceeds will be donated to Living Sky Wildlife Rehabilitation.


  • Email birdtours@sasktel.net or phone 306-652-5975 and provide your email address and phone number.
  • Payment required at time of registration using either option described below.

Payment Options

  • E-transfer. Payment may be made by e-transfer payable to Living Sky Wildlife Rehabilitation and emailed to
    Please use "pelicans" as the answer to the security question.
  • Credit Card. Please phone us at 306-652-5975 if you prefer to use a credit card.
  • Cheque. Make cheque payable to Living Sky Wildlife Rehabilitation and mail it to
    100 Rayner Avenue
    Saskatoon, SK
    S7N 2P8

Cancellation Policy: Refunds less a $100 administration fee will be given if cancellation notice received 60 days before date of tour.

Pelican Photography and Viewing Tour Guide: Stan Shadick. Click for more information about your tour guide.

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Pelican Photography and Viewing Tour



  • Email birdtours@sasktel.net
  • Phone 306-652-5975