Rothiemurchus Falconry near Aviemore
From 1st July 2022, a new and exciting falconry-based activity opens on Rothiemurchus! Come and fly a selection of majestic birds of prey with Rothiemurchus Falconry, near Aviemore. This family-friendly activity is a must for anyone wanting a truly unique experience.
Run by husband-and-wife team, Jonny and Daisy Ames (with a little help from their two lovely young sons), Rothiemurchus Falconry is a true family-run business and together the couple have over 20 years’ experience in falconry and wildlife education.
Jonny and Daisy have a real passion for the outdoors and are very much looking forward to meeting visitors to Rothiemurchus this year and providing the opportunity to fly a selection of birds in the breath-taking scenery around the estate.
Rothiemurchus Falconry offers family-friendly experiences that will make memories to last a lifetime! So, if you’ve always wanted to get up close and personal and learn all about owls, eagles, hawks and other wonderful birds, find out more and book online here.
A little more information about the falconry experience at Rothiemurchus …
You will be given an introduction by our highly experienced Falconers, Jonny and Daisy, and introduced to the birds one at a time. You will get to know their individual personalities, facts about them, and their conservation status. Then you will get your own gauntlet and the chance to free fly up to 4 raptors. These include Glen the Barn Owl, Fiddich the Great Grey Owl, our male Harris Hawk (still to be christened!), Loco the CaraCara and Stiorra our White-Tailed Eagle!
Children aged 5-12 will be able to fly 2-3 of the smaller birds, while those over 12 will have an opportunity to fly one of the world’s largest Eagles!
If you have any questions or would like to find out more before you book, please call Jonny on 07860212588.