Go to Availability »

Based in the heart of the spectacular Staffordshire countryside, our Burton on Trent venue is the perfect place to experience the rush of flying and handling some of the world's most majestic birds of prey. The surrounding countryside is perfect for falconry too, and with farmland, fields and woods to explore there's nowhere better to learn the basics of hawking and falconry.
Toilets (including disabled toilets),
Free car parking available,
On-site restaurant,
DVD of your day is available for £15, Toilets,
Spectators are welcome for an additional fee.
  • Affiliate Marketing Program
  • Affiliate Marketing Program
  • Affiliate Marketing Program
  • Affiliate Marketing Program
  • Affiliate Marketing Program
  • Affiliate Marketing Program

Prices

Hawk Walk

£38.00pp

This unique bird of prey experience is the perfect introduction to the world of falconry, and gives you the chance to experience the rush of handling and flying Harris hawks. On arrival you'll be met by an experienced instructor, who'll run through all the essentials and introduce you to the birds that you'll be flying. With the introductions out of the way it's time to explore the countryside, and as you work your way through the woodlands and fields you'll get to see the birds in full flight. You'll even have the chance to call the birds to your glove, and nothing comes close to sensation of seeing a hawk soar through the air and land on your glove!

N.B. : Spectators are welcome at an additional fee on £10 per person. Please note Hawk Walks only run between the 1st October through to the 31st March. Participants must have a certain level of fitness as there is walking involved as well as climbing over stiles and fences.

Restrictions: MinAge: 10,  MinGroup: 1,  MaxGroup: 6, 

Half Day Hawking Experience

£75.00pp

Available both mornings and afternoons, this is a perfect opportunity to see an amazing Harris Hawk in full flight and work in partnership with these intelligent predators to catch wild game, all set in the picturesque Staffordshire countryside. You will start off by meeting the birds and being given a full briefing from one of our experienced instructors on safety and what to expect. Then it's time to get your glove on and step out into the great outdoors with your hawk. Beaters flush out the game for your bird to chase, and there are few better experiences than watching these magnificent hunters speed off and stoop in pursuit of their quarry. We only take out a maximum of 2 people at a time which ensures you are given a personal experience that is sure to be remembered for a long time to come!

N.B. : 1 spectator is allowed at an additional fee on £20 per person. Participants must have a certain level of fitness as there is walking involved as well as climbing over stiles and fences.

Restrictions: MinAge: 16,  MinGroup: 1,  MaxGroup: 2, 

Full Day Hawking Experience

£140.00pp

This full day package is a great opportunity to really get to grips with hawking, and experience the thrill of seeing these supreme hunters in action! You will start off by meeting the Harris Hawks and being given a full briefing from one of our experienced instructors on safety and what to expect. Then it's time to get your glove on and step out into the great outdoors with your hawk. Beaters flush out the game for your bird to chase, and there are few better experiences than watching these magnificent hunters speed off and stoop in pursuit of their quarry. In the afternoon, after lunch at a local pub, you'll get even more time spent hunting with your hawk and as we only take out a maximum of 2 people at a time you are ensured a personal experience that will be remembered for a long time to come!

N.B. : 1 spectator is allowed at an additional fee on £35 per person. Participants must have a certain level of fitness as there is walking involved as well as climbing over stiles and fences.

Restrictions: MinAge: 16,  MinGroup: 1,  MaxGroup: 2, 

Check Availability

Recommended Vouchers

Experience first hand the sheer beauty of some of the world's most majestic birds of prey as you visit one our spectacular venues across the UK and Ireland! A beautiful activity for the whole family to enjoy, with those as young as 6 being able to take part in the experience, you'll discover the rich history of these birds as well as receiving expert tuition from our qualified instructors on how to handle them. Full equipment, as well as a full safety briefing, will be provided to you upon arrival.

Add to BasketPurchase Online

email Why not send a Hint to someone

Facilities

  • Facilities

      • Toilets
      • Parking
      • Refreshments Available
      • Full Training

    Location

    Address

    • Byrkley Park Garden Centre
    • Rangemore
    • Burton on Trent
    • DE13 9RN
    Located just outside Burton on Trent near the village of Rangemore. Full maps and directions provided on completion of booking.

    Maps and directions used on our website are for guide purposes only. Please use the directions supplied with your booking confirmation when making travel arrangements.

    Latest Reviews

      • "David was very knowledgeable and did everything to make the experience enjoyable "

        Kevin Hicks, RATED 4.1 out of 5

      • "A fabulous time with such an informative guide on our Hawk Walk! "

        Judith Spence, RATED 3.9 out of 5

    Powered ByCustom Counts

    "A fabulous time with such an informative guide on our Hawk Walk! "

    Judith Spence, Burton on Trent Birds of Prey

    RATED 3.9 out of 5

    View Reviews

    pixel