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Sky Falconry

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Free fly a trained bird of prey! Sky Falconry, located in the beautiful San Diego mountains just 30 miles from the coast, offers a full range of falconry classes and services. We invite you to experience having a trained bird of prey come to your...more
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595 Anderson Rd, Alpine, CA 91901-1504
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Denise and Kirk are great professionals and furthermore great storytellers so falconry becomes real adventure. Their raptors are very graceful and happy to share their training with all the participants.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kasienka_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing experience. The scenery is breathtaking. The Owners/teachers are exceptionally knowledgeable, patient, interesting, safety-conscious, funny, environmentally sensitive and an enclycopedia of Falconry. The class was the perfect size, the opportunity to handle one of these majestic birds 🦅 was totally breathtaking. There were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I gave this experience to our grandsons, ages 9 and 11 as a birthday gift. We participated with them and it was truly amazing. We did the private experience so it was just the four of us for two hours. Denise and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GJK182
Reviewed October 17, 2018

If you're even a tiny bit interested in raptors, you must take a class at this place. Denise and Kirk are just as patient with clients as they are with their birds, and their love of the birds is limitless. You will come away educated...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JanKnee
Reviewed October 11, 2018

I read about Sky Falconry in an in-flight magazine, and immediately knew that it was an experience I wanted to share with my sisters, who were coming for a visit. We attended a basic falconry class on a recent Sunday morning. After braving the 2.5...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Debra C
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Awesome! Surprised my wife with the Private Raptor Experience, she loved it! Denise and Kirk were great and shared a lot of falconry information with us. They love their birds and it shows in the way they conduct their program. The best part was when...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Awesome experience. The class is well managed and you will get plenty of time to have the bird fly to you but in no way is abusive to the bird. Beautiful back drop of mountains as you hike around.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank agrundy
Reviewed June 15, 2018

On Friday, three of us had the amazing up-close and personal experience of being able to fly a Harris Hawk, and learn a lot about birds of prey at Sky Falconry. We learned a lot about hawking, a 5,000 year old tradition of hunting with...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Danny H
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

I can’t recommend this highly enough, even as just an observer, it’s an experience I’ll never forget and my fiancé got to participate first hand. Definitely going back to do one of the more advanced classes, thank you Kirk and Denise for all your dedication...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank BarryHaun
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I had a fantastic morning hiking with these folks in the hills around Alpine as their Harris Hawk- Hey Duke swooped along from person to person, demonstrating powerful beautiful grace. Magical!

Date of experience: May 2018
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November 2, 2017|
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Response from Sarah F | Reviewed this property |
The road is unpaved at the end, and I do remember switchbacks. However, it should be fine for most cars.
Linda M
October 5, 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