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Sky Falconry

#2 of 13 things to do in Alpine Features Animals
595 Anderson Rd, Alpine, CA 91901-1504
+1 619-722-0092
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Fabulous, one-of-a-kind experience

What a fabulous experience, to have one of these amazing hawks on your arm! Kirk and Denise start... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Free fly a trained bird of prey! Sky Falconry, located in the beautiful San Diego mountains & at the sea cliffs of La Jolla, offers a full range of falconry classes and services. We invite you to experience having a trained bird of prey come to your glove and learn about one of the world's oldest hunting traditions. An amazing and rare experience!
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595 Anderson Rd, Alpine, CA 91901-1504
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fabulous experience, to have one of these amazing hawks on your arm! Kirk and Denise start the class with about 20 minutes of fascinating hawk lore -- how the birds hunt, how they think and react, how they are trained and how they...More

Thank landryclan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Three of us signed up for an early morning Hawk Walk with HeyDuke and his handlers, Kirk and Denise. What an amazing experience. Not only did we learn many things about birds of prey, like the Harris hawk we worked with, but we got to...More

Thank poem19girl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband knew I've always wanted to do this, so when I received the falconry class as a Valentine's Day gift, I was really looking forward to it. I was nervous at first being that close to a bird of prey, but the guides are...More

Thank SD_EventPlanner
Reviewed 22 May 2017

There are not many places in the US where you can get so close to these lovely, awe-inspiring creatures! The owners are masters of their craft and love their birds, and it shows. If you want a truly unforgettable experience, do the basic lesson. I...More

Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 30 April 2017

What a great experience being able to interact with 2 beautiful Harris Hawks. My wife gave this Hawk Walk to me as a surprise and she was an observer. Denise and Kirk couldn't have been nicer and we learned so much about falconry and the...More

Thank elm948
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Highly recommended. Would do this again in a heartbeat. My girlfriend and I took the Basic Falconry class at Sky Falconry in Alpine. The 1-hr class consisted of a short educational talk about the history of falconry, as well as the factors that threaten raptors...More

Thank Austin S
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Location: Alpine is about 1 hour inland from Ocean Beach, just north of San Diego. Owners provide very detailed driving directions, no problems finding the spot. The dirt road leading up to the facility is a bit rugged, regular car is fine but SUV or...More

Thank Luvtosafari
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Sky Falconry manages to temper the wonder and excitement of working closely with a raptor with education and sincere devotion to both their customers and birds. I walked away with an appreciation for the majesty of these amazing creatures, a great deal of knowledge about...More

Thank Ponydoc1
Reviewed 5 April 2017

For Christmas, our children gifted us with the Sky Falconry experience, and words cannot adequately express what a thrill it was. Seeing these magnificent creatures up close, having them land on our gloves, feeding them ...it was such a unique and memorable morning in Alpine,...More

Thank Trisha B
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This Christmas present to my wife will be the gift that keeps on giving as the pictures keep coming up in the digital picture frame. We love the incredible grace and majesty of birds of prey, and when we found out an opportunity to work...More

Thank David J
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Linda M
how much time do we need for this activity, what is the price, do we need reservations, what time do classes start ?
5 October 2015|
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Response from Denise D | Property representative |
Hi Linda, Thank you for your interest! Our class times range from 1 hour to 2 hours. October through May classes are offered at our Alpine location Thursday through Monday at 8am and 10am, based on availability. Costs range... More