animal encounter

Falconry lesson at Torrey Pines

Falconry lesson at Torrey Pines

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I started paragliding 12 years ago in La Jolla, and met my husband Dave, also a biologist and paraglider pilot like me, while flying. We got involved in Falconry and Parahawking and together with our friend Terry we opened a Falconry School called Total Raptor Experience and advocate for environment conservation. We love to share our love for raptors and for free-flight with our friends and our…
Antonella And Dave
Antonella And Dave
Antonella And Dave
Antonella And Dave

What we’ll do

You will be a student falconer for an hour and experience the thrill to have a trained hawk land on and take off from your glove. You'll learn the basics of falconry (a bit of training, equipment and rules) while helping us put our birds through their daily routine. We'll free fly them over the beautiful Torrey Pines cliffc, we will talk about the ecology and conservation of birds of prey, and…

What else you should know

The Gliderport has a good cafe and free parking. Bring camera and sunscreen. Please contact me via the "contact host" if your verification takes too long or you want to reschedule a booking.

What I’ll provide

Falconry Gloves
Bird Treats

What to bring

Sunscreen, long sleeve shirt, camera. No Heels!!!

Antonella And Dave
animal encounter
$77 per person
$77 per person