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$35 -- Hands-On Falconry Experience, Reg. $70

Sold out - This deal was published May 03, 2013 and sold out May 22, 2013.
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

When

May 3, 2013 - Nov. 5, 2013

Where

West Coast Falconry
10308 Spring Valley Rd.
Marysville, CA 95901
(See Map)
Tel: 530-749-0839

What's included

  • 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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$29   $60
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West Coast Falconry
99% Enjoyed West Coast Falconry
99% (371 ratings)
Sold out at
3:59 p.m. CT on May 22
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99% Enjoyed West Coast Falconry
(371 ratings)
4.9
Quality of Service
4.8
Quality of Activity
4.9
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

Great hosts; very knowledgeable about hawks, falcons, and owls. Good combo of didactic plus hands-on learning.

Jul 23, 2014 Sharon CA, United States

Staff was very knowledgeable guests were able to have hands on experience with hawks.

They shared their long range goals for the further development of the West Coast Falconry site.

Jul 23, 2014 Warren CA, United States

Up close and personal with the birds...totally amazing! Super staff...great location...can't say enough good things about West Coast Falconry.

Great staff...they made sure everyone had an opportunity for some glove time. We are already planning our next trip.

Jun 23, 2014 Henry California, United States

Grand kids and their mom loved this experience.

Jun 22, 2014 David California, United States

It was thrilling! When I called the hawk to land on my glove and he came to me it was an absolute THRILL. I can not stop smiling when I think of this wonderful experience.

I would definately recommend this.

Jun 18, 2014 Sheena CA, United States

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10308 Spring Valley Rd.
Marysville, CA 95901
Tel: 530-749-0839

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