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Hawks on Walks

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A bird in the hand

A wonderful experience watching the Harris Hawk do its thing. The bird has intelligence, incredible... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2013
edwardsausagehands
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
One of the best days!

I took my disabled sister for a hawk walk for her birthday and was utterly blown away by how good... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2013
TomH985
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 April 2013

A wonderful experience watching the Harris Hawk do its thing. The bird has intelligence, incredible agility and a sense of humour. Mark is very knowledgeable and has an easy, relaxed manner. A really good afternoon out. Go and do it. It's uplifting.

Date of experience: March 2013
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Reviewed 7 March 2013

I took my disabled sister for a hawk walk for her birthday and was utterly blown away by how good it was. The owner and falconer Mark was incredibly accomidating and wonderful with my sister. Walking a round a private wood with a Harris Hawk...More

Date of experience: February 2013
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Reviewed 4 August 2012

We wanted to do something different at the weekend and came across the Bird of Prey experience at Battlefield Falconry Centre. What a great couple of hours we had!! First hour flying a Harris Hawk (Khan) under the supervision of falconer Mark, and super-energetic dogs...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed 9 June 2012

Its incredible to have a bird of prey like that so close. We love to take guests there. The birds are fantastic and Khan especially has quite a personality!

Date of experience: April 2012
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Reviewed 1 June 2012

This is one thing I have wanted to do for years have a bird of prey land on my gloved hand and take food. We went on the walk with Tony and his Harris Hawk OSCAR Thank you Oscar. Tony was very knowledgable and was...More

Date of experience: May 2012
1  Thank DecerningLondon
Reviewed 26 March 2012

We booked a birds of prey experience for my Mom as a Birthday present through Groupon at £19. value of £68. We were a bit put out to find that should anyone wish to accompany her we would have to pay £10 per person. However...More

Date of experience: March 2012
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Reviewed 19 February 2012

What an experience - walking through woods north of Shrewsbury and with a bird of prey flying from your arm. A fabulous experience with a knowledgeable owner of the bird of prey. Good value morning out. Tip - wear wellies or similar. Use of cafe...More

Date of experience: September 2011
1  Thank MrandMrsIngleby
Reviewed 4 December 2011

Four of us had the pleasure of the hawk walk with Mark, who is extremely knowledgeable. The hawk, Khan, was great, a real character. He happily flew back to our gloved hands time and time again for his reward of a piece of meat. It...More

Date of experience: November 2011
1  Thank CanineMater
Reviewed 11 November 2011

Meeting at the Battlefield Centre we were taken to the woods on the Albrighton Estate where the Battle of Shrewsbury took place and as we drove Mark gave us information about the battle and the estate. After arriving at the wood Mark unloaded his field...More

Date of experience: November 2011
Thank aging_backpacker
Reviewed 12 October 2011

Fantastic experience, I went here on a Groupon voucher but well worth the money to pay full price. Interesting talk with Mark the very knowledgeable falconer and you get to hold and are introduced to birds of prey and owls. Then you go on a...More

Date of experience: October 2011
1  Thank rockchickNorthWales
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