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Old Friday 7th January 2011, 17:29   #1
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Zermatt/Valais

Zermatt, home of the Matterhorn, is great for skiing but also snowfinches, alpine accentor, golden eagles, nutcrackers - further down the valley at Leuk, wallcreepers are a possibility even in winter: http://www.flickr.com/photos/breffni...7625636547141/
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Old Friday 7th January 2011, 17:41   #2
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Some nice shots. Sorry about the Wallcreeper. I will tell him off the next time I see him.

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Old Tuesday 11th January 2011, 09:45   #3
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I'm hoping to go back to the area in spring, might have better luck - its a nice area. Thanks for the advice.
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I like this style, there are not so many birds in the Alps in the winter, but rare birds are possible.
I prefer ski tours. I did 31 this year, maybe another one next weekend.

Your pictures are excellent !
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