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Cumberland Bird Of Prey Centre

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A brilliant experience

I’m quite late putting this review in but we booked a Hawk walk with Gary for my Mum’s Birthday... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jomc87
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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A Fabulous Time

What an amazing experience! We got to meet the birds individually which was lovely because they all... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Emily C
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The Cumberland bird of prey centre offers Hawk walks with a Harris Hawk lasting approximately 1 hour, Half day handling sessions with many different birds and ring deliveries and displays at weddings as well as birds of prey for other events and...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Thurstonfield, Carlisle CA5 6HB, England
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+44 1228 576158
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m quite late putting this review in but we booked a Hawk walk with Gary for my Mum’s Birthday back in July. It was a wonderful experience, my Mum loved it and Gary kept the whole group captivated even though some of us were slightly...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing experience! We got to meet the birds individually which was lovely because they all have such individual personalities, and some of them have more sass than the biggest diva! We got to fly a few of the birds such as Molly and...More

Thank Emily C
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Brilliant experience fun and informative and totally hands on Gary is a great host and his enthusiasm for the birds shows this is a great day out and a must do if your in the area thanks Gary for

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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Obviously run by people who love being there - enthusiastic, informative and dedicated. It was lovely to see the birds, watch them flying. The children who were there were captivated and and the' grown up children' loved it too - especially seeing the falcon chicks.

Thank ledwidge
Reviewed 3 April 2018

A truly fantastic experience with an up close view of many interesting birds, truly knowledgeable host and made the experience perfect for a 80th birthday treat

Thank wmc100203
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Went on a hawk walk. Gary certainly knows his stuff. Really interesting and great fun to do. Great to see some of these birds close up. Very impressive how buzz the hawk is and flown

Thank kason1
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Took our 15 year old twins (boy and girl) on a Hawk walk this afternoon and we all had a brilliant time. (Gary the owner) explained so much so well. On the walk itself Buzz, the Harris Hawk was an absolute joy to watch as...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We turned up out of the blue to the birds of prey sanctuary, after foolishly not looking at the website. It turns out that the Birds of Prey Centre is run from somebody's house, and nobody was in. So, please be warned that you have...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Such a lovely visit! Gary was incredibly knowledgable and a lovely walk with the birds... my friends and I had a blast!!! Thanks! Molly and buzz... perfect start to a morning!!!

Thank Ynhc P
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We did the half day activity and it was an amazing day. Gary who owns the centre is such a warm and friendly guy. Gary is quite knowledgeable about his birds and takes great care of these wonderful birds. Gary made sure to fully answer...More

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Sorry, don't know as it was bought as a Christmas present for a family of 4. I think it may be £60 but honestly is the best value for money, fascinating, grandkids will never forget Eagles, vultures, owls swooping down and... More
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