Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have a bird of prey swoop out of the sky and land on your fist?
The Bird of Prey Experience is based in the picturesque village of Clovelly in North Devon and offers a variety of experience activities for all ages in the stunning surrounding countryside.
Beginners can experience holding a falcon, hawk or owl on the fist and taking them out in the field to practise basic handling and training skills.
Those wishing a more advanced program can spend time with a Master Falconer and receive expert tuition in basic bird management and training methods, how to keep a bird of prey and how to make some of the necessary equipment.
If you are on holiday in North Devon why not visit Clovelly and enjoy a Hawk Walk along the coastal paths or around the Clovelly Estate.
If you want to experience the art of hunting with these wonderful raptors you can spend some time enjoying the amazing skills of our Harris Hawks hunting on the site of the oldest Iron Age Fort in Europe, the Clovelly Dykes.
"Took partner away for a surprise birthday weekend. We couldn't have wished for more. The room (no. 2) was just beautiful with 4-poster bed, spa bath and all the comforts you could wish for. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We stayed in and ate in the restaurant on the friday night. wow the food was excellent. best meal we have eaten in a long while. not cheap but worth every penny. would recommend to anyone, especially for a romantic weekend break (make sure to ask for room 2!!!)" Nov 2012
- via Tripadvisor