Hawk Walk for One or Falconry Lesson for Two from West Coast Falconry in Marysville (Half Off)

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Customer Reviews

579 Ratings

What an amazing experience you provided for my family and me! Not only did we receive a great education, but you empowered us to be comfortable with these mighty birds. I especially appreciate your flexibility in scheduling and your quick wit! I want to come back!!
Charlene B. · July 15, 2012
Excellent!
L S. · July 12, 2012
Great experience!
Gayle J. · June 27, 2012

What You'll Get


The call of the wild is like a call from an elderly grandparent: though you can’t quite make out what’s being said, you feel better about yourself when you answer. Pick up nature’s phone with today’s Groupon to West Coast Falconry in Marysville. Choose between the following options:

  • For $50, you get a basic falconry lesson for two (a $100 value).
  • For $50, you get admission for one to a hawk walk (a $100 value).

Guided by the watchful eyes of master falconer Kate Marden, West Coast Falconry introduces avian enthusiasts to eagle owls, falcons, and hawks through an apprentice course, educational demonstrations, and aerial-raptor hunting displays. Nestled in the rolling Sierra foothills, up to eight students descend on the hawk walk to explore natural avian habitats and learn to spot and identify hawks in flight, at rest, and while picking up their dry cleaning. During the 90-minute walk, fledgling gloved game chasers can try casting and calling hawks to and from their fists.

In the basic falconry lesson, knowledgeable instructors pass on bird-handling techniques in a one-hour session designed to acquaint beginners with the majestic birds. In addition to learning about falconry history, habitats, and conservation efforts, pairs practice holding the hawks, casting them from gloves, and calling them back. For an extra $25 fee, tagalong photographers capture shots of birds chasing down mice and then challenging them to games of chess.

The Fine Print


Promotional value expires Jun 21, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 10 per person, may buy 10 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Must be 9 or older. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About West Coast Falconry


Guided by the watchful eyes of master falconer Kate Marden, West Coast Falconry introduces avian enthusiasts to eagle owls, falcons, and hawks through an apprentice course, educational demonstrations, and aerial displays of predatory birds hunting. Various excursions give small groups of participants up-close interaction with the birds, enabling them to explore natural avian habitats and observe the predatory birds in flight, hunting, and while picking up their dry cleaning. Gloved game chasers can also try casting and calling owls, hawks, and falcons to and from their fists.

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