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Cheshire Falconry

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Perfect day out

My husband took me here for my birthday. We spent the morning learning about different birds and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Flying with style

We were "return visitors". Each time we have brought new people. Alice took us through the morning... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Cheshire falconry offer hands on bird of prey experiences , to take up the Gauntlet and fly Owls , Hawks and Eagles in the heart of the Cheshire Counryside
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Blakemere Craft Center, Northwich CW8 2EB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband took me here for my birthday. We spent the morning learning about different birds and got the chance to fly a few species. The afternoon was then a walk through the woods with two of the birds. Very informative, and so much enjoyment.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were "return visitors". Each time we have brought new people. Alice took us through the morning Meet the Birds experience. Alice is excellent at bringing out the personality of the birds. We understood the traits of the different species and individuals we met. Alice...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 18 December 2018

This experience was a birthday present from my family. Having always thought how wonderful it must be to have an owl land on your arm and look at it at such close quarters. We flew several birds including birds of prey also holding a golden...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

The Eagle adventure was bought for me as a surprise birthday! OMG what an unforgettable 3 hrs I had! From start to finish Andy was a fantastic host, showing great passion for his birds, full of information on every single bird! If you are thinking...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Issy474
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

What a magnificent evening Cheshire Falconry have created for you with their Magical Woodland Event! A truly magical, enchanting forest turned into a massive maze of twists and turns with glorious light displays at every bend. The staff both on welcome and within the displays...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

I bought my husband a Meet the Birds session for his 80th birthday and added a ticket for myself. Despite the weather being a bit chilly we both had a wonderful time! Robert was amazing - so knowledgeable and with the ability to put across...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

Purchased ‘full day’ gift vouchers for my two young neices as birthday presents...amazing experience, and truly enjoyable !...they both loved the day so much...it was a pleasure to take so many photos and videos with such beautiful birds of prey. Vincent was very welcoming, witty...and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank leanne m
Steve B, Owner at Cheshire Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Thank you for you comments and so glad you enjoyed your experience . We do hope you will maybe try one of our other experiences in the future . regards Steve Birchall

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Had my second trip to this facility this week, can’t recommend it highly enough, easy to find, easy parking, friendly staff and exceptionally knowledgeable falconers. Spent the morning getting familiar with all of the birds, quick lunch on site, very well organised then a walk...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Looking into the eye of an eagle is a little unnervingly, especially when it’s looking directly back at you! Not too worry, all the birds are very well behaved and give you a fantastic time. Enjoyed the day and recommend to anyone who loves birds...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kevin g
Steve B, Owner at Cheshire Falconry, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

hi, thank you for your comments on your Eagle Experience . i do hope you will join Cheshire Falconry on another hands on falconry experience day .

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing afternoon enjoying the Raptor Experience. We booked this as a 80th birthday present for my Dad and he was thrilled with the experience. The staff were great and Robert our guide was extremely knowledgeable and we learnt so much because he made...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Gaynor E
14 July 2018|
Response from R4943CMmichaelc | Reviewed this property |
You will need to book. Best thing is to contact them and discuss directly.
Rebekah F
4 April 2017|
Response from Mike W | Reviewed this property |
the session I was on was a group of around 8-9 but you get plenty of time with the birds flying to and from you. the guys are giving information on the birds so you have time to listen whilst someone else has has a go. also... More
21 August 2015|
Response from Steve B | Property representative |
I, The full day starts at 9.30 am and finishes around 4pm -4.30 pm . please contact me if can help in any way . regards Steve