By the time we arrived around 10:30 am, however, it was very bright compared to our favourite sunrise jaunts. And, ironically, I ended up being captivated by a lone female Sooty Grouse, who was perched behind us. She was almost completely camouflaged in the tree where she had most likely been breakfasting noiselessly on coniferous needles. Hey VisitorDid you know that now we offer a VIP membership? Create your personal portfolio page and let us share it monthly to over 400,000 members and followers.