Activities & Rates for New England Falconry at Woodstock Inn

All Sessions - General Information
The content of all sessions includes detail about raptor adaptations, conservation, permitting, and history of falconry, as well as free flying of Harris's Hawks and other species to participants.

The registration tab in the menu allows you to view session availability by date, and to select one or more sessions and time slots via the online ordering system. Any session can be chosen individually and in any order. Combine multiple sessions to add to your experience. Suggested session combinations include Introductory, Intermediate, and Extended; Introductory and Owl; or Introductory and Intermediate Sessions.

Sessions are held in a mowed meadow and grass pathways. Dress comfortably for the weather and wear appropriate footwear for the conditions. Waterproof shoes are recommended.

Introductory Session
45 minutes - Available Spring Through Fall
An Introduction to Falconry and the thrill of having a Harris's Hawk flown to your gloved hand! Our professional falconer will lead guests through a demonstration in our beautiful meadow and grass pathwayss. Experience includes handling and free-flying a Harris's Hawk.
$95 per participant | $30 per non-participant (observer)

Intermediate Session
60 minutes - COMING SOON
Meet our Aplomado Falcon and Burrowing Owl and discover what makes these species unique to the Americas. Two iconic species of the North and South American grasslands and deserts. Both species will be flown and handled by participants.
$180 per participant | $50 per non-participant (observer)

Extended Session
75 - 90 minutes - Available Spring Through Fall
Enhance your Introductory Session with an extra 30 - 45 minutes. The Extended Session includes the Introductory Session, plus an additional bird! A Harris's Hawk and our Barn Owl will also be flown.
$180 per participant | $50 per non-participant (observer)

Owl Session
60 minutes - Available Spring Through Fall
Get acquainted with our nighttime predators. This unique session will begin with the demonstration and handling of our Burrowing Owl. The session will continue with the flying and handling of our Barn Owl. Finally, we will conclude with a flight display of our Eurasian Eagle Owl. Our Burrowing Owl and Barn Owl will be handled by participants.
$180 per participant | $50 per non-participant (observer)

Scheduling & Private Sessions
All activities are by scheduled appointment and are not necessarily private. If you require a private session, please purchase a gift certificate, which allows you to indicate the Private option at the time of purchase. Scheduling for private sessions must be done via email or phone.
Please note that the minimum age for a participant in any event is 8.

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