One of the best birds of our trip to Alaska. We saw a total of seven Northern Hawk Owls early in the tour, including a family party on the Parks Highway, one briefly in Denali NP and two on the Glenn Highway. Just wonderful!
Northern Hawk Owl - Above three shots of a very bold bird along the Glenn Highway, June 17th, 2008.
Northern Hawk Owl - Close adult attending three recently fledged young. Parks Highway, June 14th, 2008.