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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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West Coast Falconry
99% Enjoyed West Coast Falconry
99% (328 ratings)
Sold out at
3:54 p.m. CT on Sept. 11
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99% Enjoyed West Coast Falconry
(328 ratings)
4.8
Quality of Service
4.8
Quality of Activity
4.8
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

The staff was great, its a lovely facility, super informative and a lot of fun.

I haven't stopped recommending this place to people since we got home.

Apr 16, 2014 christopher Nevada, United States

The education--verbal and hands on; from the staff.

Apr 16, 2014 Peter California, United States

The staff and the birds! The staff was fun and informative and the birds were unforgettable and amazing

One of the best experiences I've ever had

Apr 13, 2014 California, United States

The boys age 9 and 11 had a great time and learned a lot.

Apr 13, 2014 Michael California, United States

Besides the beautiful countryside, it was wonderful seeing a variety of birds of prey. We also were able to interact with a Harris Hawk named Tikka. She flew two our arms then away to another class participant. The two ladies who worked with us were very friendly and knowledgeable. An excellent adventure.

There were options for further adventures and even apprenticeships.

Apr 08, 2014 Susan California, United States

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

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