By Travelzoo Staff
Travelzoo subscribers give West Coast Falconry an overall 100% positive rating -- calling previous trips the "perfect first timer experience" and saying "this experience went beyond our highest expectations." For $35 per person, regularly $70, get an hourlong hands-on introduction to basic falconry. Or for $29 per person, attend an hourlong Owl Encounter -- a savings of more than 50% off the regular price.
Why we love it
- Travelzoo subscribers give West Coast Falconry an overall 100% positive rating
- For $35 per person, get an hourlong, hands-on intro to basic falconry -- a savings of 50%
- You'll learn how to hold a hawk, cast it from your glove and call it back
- Or, for $29 per person (reg. $60), attend an hourlong Owl Encounter
- Get up close to a Eurasian Eagle Owl -- the largest species of owl on the planet
May 3, 2013 - Nov. 5, 2013
West Coast Falconry
10308 Spring Valley Rd.
Marysville, CA 95901
- Choose from the following:
- For $35 per person, go to the Basic Falconry Lesson I class, where you'll get 60 minutes of instruction and history on falconry, including learning how to "cast," which entails holding a hawk, casting it from your glove and calling it back again
- For $29 per person, attend an Owl Encounter, where for an hour you'll get up close to Cailleach, a Eurasian Eagle Owl -- the largest species of owl on the planet -- then watch the trainers take her through exercises and get a photo taken
The fine print
Update: Due to weather, falconry classes are available only at 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. until October. Vouchers can be redeemed starting Monday, May 6, through Nov. 5, 2013. Phone reservations are required and subject to availability; the venue is closed Wednesdays and Thursdays and open by appointment Friday-Monday. Weekends book very quickly so please try to make a reservation well in advance of your desired date. A 48-hour cancellation policy applies. Must be at least 7 years old to participate in the Basic Falconry I class. See below for full terms and conditions.
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