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

Sold out - This deal was published September 06, 2013 and sold out September 11, 2013.
By Travelzoo Staff
Get an hourlong hands-on introduction to basic falconry at a savings of 50%. You'll learn how to hold a hawk, cast it from your glove and call it back.

Why we love it

  • Travelzoo subscribers give West Coast Falconry an overall 100% positive rating
  • Saying "perfect first timer experience" and "this experience went beyond our highest expectations"
  • Get up close to a Eurasian Eagle Owl -- the largest species of owl on the planet

When

Sept. 6, 2013 - Nov. 5, 2013; closed Wednesdays and Thursdays

Where

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

What's included

  • For $35 per person (reg. $70), 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 (reg. $60), 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. Phone reservations are required; 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. Observer or non-participant fee is half the cost of the promotional fee for the Basic Falconry I class.

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$35   $70
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West Coast Falconry
99% Enjoyed West Coast Falconry
99% (369 ratings)
Sold out at
3:54 p.m. CT on Sept. 11
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99% Enjoyed West Coast Falconry
(369 ratings)
4.9
Quality of Service
4.8
Quality of Activity
4.9
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

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

Obviously I loved getting to know and interact with (and hold) the birds, which are truly magnificent animals, but I was also very impressed with the trainers/ session leaders, who were very knowledgeable, friendly, and experienced.

Jun 17, 2014 Laura California, United States

The majesty of the falcons and the hands on experience with them.

The trainers were extremely attuned to the birds and obviously had their best interests at heart at all times.

Jun 17, 2014 Rich CA, United States

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

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