Intro to Falconry with OH School of Falconry


10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Taft Reserve – South
10383 Fairview Rd SE, Newark

Event Type

Learn about this most ancient of sports, as you handle and fly one of our trained hawks to your glove! As a result of participating in this course, you will learn…

• About the history of falconry, its origins and growth throughout the ages.

• About the important role that raptors (hawks, eagles, owls and falcons) play in their ecosystems and Falconry’s key role in raptor conservation efforts.

• The Five Skills of the Falconer (the basic skills that falconers use every day when trapping, training, and hunting, with their birds) as you work “hands-on” with one of our hawks.

Fee for participant: $125
Fee for observer: $35
Duration: 2 hours
Group Size: Up to 12 participants and 20 observers
Minimum age: 9 for participants (all children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult)