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Phoenix Falconry

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Fun day with a very knowledgeable falconer

My husband and I had a great day with Adrian and enjoyed spending time with his birds. We did the... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
Tess S
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Olympia, Washington
Meet the birds, they're awesome.

We booked the 2-hour Meet the Birds experience, and in doing so fulfilled a life-long dream. Not... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
HeadleyM
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Wodonga, Australia
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Easterton Farm | By Gleneagles, Blackford PH4 1RQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

I booked an “experience” through the website and paid for it. Due to overbooking on their part, Adrian Hallgarth emailed me that they had to cancel our “experience” . He stated they would refund what we paid. After weeks of trying to get him to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

My husband and I had a great day with Adrian and enjoyed spending time with his birds. We did the full day experience which involves walking over uneven ground. Dress for the weather it's an outdoor experience. Definitely a highlight of the trip.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tess S
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We booked the 2-hour Meet the Birds experience, and in doing so fulfilled a life-long dream. Not only did we fly a range a birds, we learned about the history of falconry as well as flying tricks, ecology and biology of the birds. Set in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank HeadleyM
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This has been one of the highlights of our trip to Scotland this year. Adrian's knowledge is unsurpassed and the beauty, majesty and power of the birds was awe-inspiring. We spent a wonderful couple of hours learning about and enjoying these animals in a glorious...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KTurner2000
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We booked a 3 hour experience that included a basic lesson on falconry and the chance to fly several large birds. We booked well in advance online to ensure we could reserve a specific day. Well worth the price and time commitment. Adrian is not...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Catherine2779
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience with multiple birds of prey. Also educational with an excellent guide thru the whole experience. The kids 11 and 9 enjoyed every minute of it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ThomasL842
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

I participated in the Phoenix Experience and my husband was a spectator. There were 2 other couples also doing 1 participant 1 spectator each. It was really interesting, in the first 1.5 hours we were with a Harris hawk and learnt a lot about the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nomadali
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Adrian and Cody, his Harris Hawk, joined my wife and me at the Cromlix. Adrian spent a lot of time explaining all the aspects of falconry before showing us what Cody’s training was and what she could do. He then let us have Cody land...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jayharper2016
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had a brilliant experience with Adrian. The knowledge, time, and personability was truly wonderful. Couldn’t reccomend more.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank bbodnar21
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Got this experience from hubby for my Christmas. What an inspired choice. The center is in the process of moving to bigger facilities, so we went to Cromlix house hotel to meet the birds. It was the most wonderful setting and the sun shone for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank alisoncgray59
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Lisa L
18 June 2018|
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Every experience must be pre booked, casual callers are not allowed ( this is not a zoo or petting centre)
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jayharper2016
31 May 2018|
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We haved been based at Eaterton Farm for 8 years, we have been building a new facility nr Stirling for over 12 months but it wont be available until spring 2019 so we are running our sessions from the beautiful house and... More
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Pam A
6 April 2017|
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About 2/3 less the expense, far more birds and a varieties and better reviews lol
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