Rothiemurchus Falconry – Bird of Prey Experience

ROTHIEMURCHUS FALCONRY NEAR AVIEMORE

This family-friendly experience is a must for anyone wanting a truly unique experience

Description

Rothiemurchus Falconry – Bird of Prey Experience

This is a hands-on experience where you will have the opportunity to fly a selection of birds for a truly unique experience.

You will be met in the Rothiemurchus Fishing Car Park by one of our experienced falconers where you will be guided on a short walk and into the Falconry Centre to begin your experience.

Cameras at the ready as you will be getting up close and personal to these magnificent creatures!

Children will be able to fly 2-3 of the smaller birds including owls and hawks whilst adults will also have the chance to fly an eagle!

After your Bird of Prey Experience, you will have the chance to meet our very special, resident livestock guardian dogs and flock of sheep who play an important role in our ambitious White-tailed Eagle project.

This experience lasts up to 1.5 to 2 hours.

If you are unable to find the availability you require, have any questions or would like to find out more before you book please call Jonny on 07860212588.

Private experiences, film & photography work and school visits are welcome please email us on falconry@rothie.net to find out more.

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EQUIPMENT PROVIDED

You will be provided with all equipment required to fly the birds.

PARTICIPANTS

This experience takes place all year round and, in all weathers, so please
dress appropriately. Wear suitable clothing and footwear for the time of
year. The ground is uneven, and we are outdoors for the whole experience.

Please do not wear any items with fur.

Under 16s must be accompanied by a paying adult.

Unfortunately, spectators are not permitted at the flying ground.

Your experience starts at 10am. Please arrive in the fishing carpark 10 minutes before.

You must be able to use your left arm and be completely free of any hand, wrist, or arm-related injuries.

Please note that the falconer will determine the suitability of birds that a person can fly, and our experiences are always subject to the welfare of the birds

AGE

Minimum age 5.

Under 16s must be accompanied by a paying adult.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS

Meeting Point – Rothiemurchus Fishing.

Please ensure you arrive 10 minutes prior to the activity start time. In the event of late arrival, you may miss your activity booking and would not be eligible for a refund.

Strictly no dogs allowed in the flying arena.

ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS

In the event of high winds, we may have to cancel your experience due to the safety of the Birds and Team. You will be notified and receive a full refund in this situation

CANCELLATION POLICY

If you need to change your booking or cancel your booking we require 24 hours notice in order for you to receive a full refund.

Min./Max. Participants

Minimum 2 / Maximum 12

This activity requires a minimum of two participants to run. If the session does not run due to lack of numbers, you will receive a full refund.

1:1 sessions are available by prior arrangement. Please contact hello@rothie.net for further details

DURATION

Approx 1.5 hours

PRICE

Adults: £69 per person
Child (14 years and under): £59 per child
Private experiences are available from £349

Under 16s must be accompanied by a full paying adult.

No non-paying spectators are permitted.

DATES

Rothiemurchus Falconry is open year round.

We are a family-run business with over 20 years of experience in falconry and wildlife education, and have a huge passion for the outdoors!

 

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