Great Horned Owl

Great Horn Owl, Clyburn Valley

Great Horned Owl, Clyburn Valley

Sometimes you get lucky when you are hiking and see some amazing flora and fauna. My wife took her sister’s dog Bailey for a walk recently on the Clyburn Valley Hiking trail, Cape Breton Highlands National Park and came across a Great Horned Owl.  Generally you hear an owl before seeing one.  She was amaze at how close the owl let her come and take a picture. Photo taken by Canon A720 camera with 6 optical zoom. 

The Clyburn Valley Hiking trail was one of the 24 guided hikes in the 2008 Hike the Highlands Festival.

Below is a short video (5 min.) on the Great Horned Owl.

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