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Address: Blakemere Craft Center, Northwich CW8 2EB, England
Phone Number: 441606882223
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Cheshire falconry offer hands on bird of prey experiences , to take up the...

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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We booked the junior barn owl flight for our 8 year old grandson. It was excellent, exceeded expectations. The information was very educational, we all learnt alot and are keen... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
ALICE P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We booked the junior barn owl flight for our 8 year old grandson. It was excellent, exceeded expectations. The information was very educational, we all learnt alot and are keen naturalists and birdwatchers. The talk for the children was done whilst flying the owl and was pitched very well so that all ges got something out of it. Was very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you to Rob for my son's amazing junior owl experience. We all learnt so much about the barn owl, tawny owl and my son's favourite, Bolt the little burrowing owl. Although quite nervous, my son hasn't stopped talking about it and wants to go back.

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Thank Louise S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My son treated me to an Owl experience as I have always loved these owls particularly the barn owl, but as we know owls are not the easiest birds to see, only hear. To take part in the owl encounter at Blakemere was a real privilege, experiencing the birds at close quarters. The expert who led our session spoke with... More 

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Thank Sue A
Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned home from a fantastic full day of falconry. I purchased the full day experience as an anniversary gift for my husband who is passionate about birds of prey. I paid an extra £35 to be a spectator throughout the day which included lunch and tea throughout the day and I was able to take as many photographs as... More 

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Steve B, Owner at Cheshire Falconry, responded to this review

HI, thank you for your comments and hope you will take part in one of our other hands on experiences such as the Eagle or Owl encounter . . If you have any photos please post on our Facebook page More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went with our 8 year old daughter to the falconry and had a great time. The informative show was a real treat with the birds swooping over our heads as we listened to the very knowledgable staff. A lovely day out.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My son was bought an owl experience for his 8th birthday. It was brilliant, shared with another child of similar age, time was well distributed between the 2 children and the encounter with the barn owl was very close and personal. The demonstrator instantly engaged with the children and made the experience entertaining, whilst ensuring that the owl facts explained... More 

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Thank Debbie19741
Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited today had a thoroughly enjoyable time staff both friendly and knowledgable. Bird handlers encourage you to interact with birds of prey (and reptiles!). Highly recommend. Fantastic value for money.

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Thank brierley08
St. Helier, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my husband and i visited for the day and booked the private session with the birds it was amazing all the staff were very friendly and knowledgeable, at the end they brought out an eagle for us to see and hold, which was an extra surprise we loved it, then we went on a segway, through the woods, such an... More 

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Colwyn Bay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

The day began in the arena where I was able to 'Meet the Birds' and handle several different species of bird including an owl, hawk and buzzard to name but a few. Our guide Rob was amazing. His enthusiasm, knowledge and great sense of humour made everyone feel at ease and his passion for birds of prey is infectious. The... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Wow! I left it a little late in the day to book but with a few emails (brilliant communications) I managed to get my dad booked into one of the experience events. It was brilliant. Tommy took my Dad through everything. They flew three birds out in the field and ended with the barn owl in the office. The birds... More 

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