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Hawks on Walks

Battlefield 1403 Farm Shop, Shrewsbury, England
07866 926 184
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Ranked #4 of 31 Attractions in Shrewsbury
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We were bought the Hawk Walk voucher as a birthday present. It didn't disappoint, as we didn't really know what to expect it absolutely exceeded our expectations. Mark and Val the hosts were very friendly and extremely knowledgeable. It was great handling the "Harris hawk" on the walk, which was made fun by Mark. I can't believe the business is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Took my 16 year old for his birthday, he loved it and so did I Very nice people, very informative, and having a hawk fly to your glove what a brilliant experience, would recommend to anyone 5 stars

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

What an amazing experience. Mark was so interesting to listen to. The bird called 'Bud' is quite a character and obviously loved it as much as us. Well worth a visit. Followed by coffee and home made cake in the farm shop. Perfect.

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Whitchurch, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

My visit to Hawks with walks yesterday was a fabulous experience. Mark who was the Falconer was very knowledgable about the Battlefield area and the birds. It was on a 1 to 1 basis which we went by Land rover into the near by woods, with one of the Harris hawks.Later Mark gave me a tour around the birds inside... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I was given a voucher for my hawk walk as a birthday gift. From the time I booked the walk on the phone untill the end of the walk I found all the staff to be very professional and knowledgeable. Mark is a really nice chap and you can tell he has a passion for what he does. We started... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

I brought a hawk walk for my husband for his birthday. We both really enjoyed it. Staff we're fantastic, really interesting and knowledgable. I would highly reccomend a visit.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Our visit was booked as a special birthday present and was certainty a most memorable event. The walk was extremely well organised and everyone had a chance to experience the hawk flying on to their gloved arm and taking food before he swooped away again. All the members of staff are very knowledgeable and obviously love working with these amazing... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

not to be missed. really good experience. staff are very helpful and take time out to give you a great day out. all included for the price was the walk in the wood area with the hawk also a talk in the classroom. you can alsi view all the other birds and owls.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I was bought this activity as a gift. Having always been fascinated by the falconers art and birds of prey it was enlightening walking with and flying the beautiful Harris Hawk.

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Telford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014 via mobile

It's the most incredible feeling having one of the hawks fly towards you and land on your arm. Anyone who is unsure about birds or fear this may be an anxious experience, do not be alarmed. I was surprised how gentle the hawks were and any worries I had beforehand disappeared in an instant! Aswell as breath taking scenery you... More

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