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Falconry and Birds of Prey Wales

Denbigh, North Wales
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    • Private Hawk experiences in North Wales
    • Join host Richard on the 200-acre Denbigh estate
    • Spend time getting to know & flying the hawks
    • All participants receive a framed photo
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    Delivery Type Delivery Time Price
    Standard Delivery Estimated 2-3 days - Most delivered next working day* £1.95
    Weekly Special Delivery Guaranteed next working day £7.50
    Saturday Special Delivery Saturdays Only £11.70
    European Delivery 3 - 5 working days £4.50
    Rest of World Delivery 5 - 7 working days £6.50
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Delivery Type Delivery Time Price
Standard Delivery Estimated 2-3 days - Most delivered next working day* £1.95
Weekly Special Delivery Guaranteed next working day £7.50
Saturday Special Delivery Saturdays Only £11.70
European Delivery 3 - 5 working days £4.50
Rest of World Delivery 5 - 7 working days £6.50
Evoucher Instantaneous Free

All orders places before 4pm will be dispatched the same working day

* 93% delivered next working day

What can I expect on the day

Fly your own razor-clawed raptor for the duration of this experience and find out more about these fascinating birds of prey in North Wales! These falconry days out are on a private and exclusive basis, with just you, the hawks and their handler.

The man who trains and cares for these hawks is Richard. His degree in zoo management has taken him all over the world as an exotic animal trainer and falconer and now he has settled in this stunning part of Wales, establishing a birds of prey and falconry centre and building an incredibly close relationship with his select crew of four spirited raptors.

He and his feathered friends are based at a 440-year old country house. With over 200 acres of Welsh parkland and woodlands to play with, you will really be in your element, getting immersed in the sweeping North Wales habitat that these wonderful birds of prey enjoy. Watching them fly free is a truly exhilarating and breathtaking way to witness the delights of hawking.

The Harris Hawks themselves are the real stars of the show, making this falconry at one of Wales’s most stunning locations an unforgettable occasion. The leader of the pack is Storm, who loves to take off at the first sniff of a breeze, making the most of the open space to show off his aerial skills and impressive wingspan. Alan is a bit of a free spirit and his brother Edgar is the mischievous camera-shy one.

Hawks are highly sociable birds, but they do, of course, remain formidable predators and you will get an insight into this as you begin your stroll around the Welsh countryside with your chosen bird of prey. It's all a fun game to them, as they launch from your hand, swoop around finding places to perch and observe you, occasionally flying out of sight, but regularly landing on your hand to check back in. That strong hunting instinct comes to the fore when Richard shows you how to tempt the hawk with the chase and 'kill' of a toy.

And don’t forget, our Falconry Wales experience operates on an exclusive basis, giving you plenty of time to fly, handle, exercise and bond with your Harris Hawk. You can choose to go for a stroll with them around the Denbighshire countryside, or stay at base. As a little reminder of when the Harris Hawks met you, all budding falconers are presented with a framed photo to commemorate your day spent with these marvellous birds of prey around Wales’ rugged countryside.

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Falconry and Birds of Prey Wales
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Review posted 6 days ago
We really enjoyed this, not what I would have bought for myself but I would recommend this to anybody.

The birds were lovely and the Rich was great and the knowledge he passed on was interesting.

A great experience!
Yes, I recommend this product.

Falconry and Birds of Prey Wales
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Review posted 2 months ago
A wonderful experience. Rich was very easy to talk to and was very knowledgeable about the birds. A truly fantastic day. Not even the rain dampened it!!
Yes, I recommend this product.

Falconry and Birds of Prey Wales
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Review posted 7 months ago
Fanastic experience with Rich who is so knowledgeable and has a great bond with his birds. Never felt like we were rushed for time. Fully recommended for anyone, as long as you aren't squeamish! Feeding the hawks and the super barn owl was really interesting.
Yes, I recommend this product.

Falconry and Birds of Prey Wales
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Review posted 7 months ago
Fantastic experience with Richard and his Hawks, not forgetting "Sharpy" the barn owl, as a supporting act!. Rich' had the birds flying from the trees onto our arms, and kept us enthralled with his knowledge and control of "Allan" and "Edgar". Brilliant day captured by Rich' and put on a C.D for us to take home.
Yes, I recommend this product.

Falconry and Birds of Prey Wales
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Review posted 8 months ago
Wonderful! The experience was delightful, with hawks/owl and walking around, lots of excellent knowledge from guide. Would recommend.
Yes, I recommend this product.

What's included in this experience?

• Welcome, introduction and safety briefing
• A 90 minute 1:1 Falconry session with Harris Hawks
• Refreshments are provided
• Framed photograph of participants with their hawk

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When is it available?

• Selected weekdays and weekends throughout the year

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Where can I do this experience?

Denbigh, North Wales

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Who is it suitable for?

• Minimum age is 14
• Under 18s must be accompanied by a participating adult

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Can anyone come along to watch?

• Guest passes can be purchased for an additional £20 payable on the day

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Anything else I need to know?

• Appropriate outdoor clothing and footwear should be worn

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