Hawk Walk Experience

NEW - Pre Purchase one of our new encounters to help support the Zoo during this time!

NEW - Hawk Walk Experience

Meet the keeper and our stunning Harris Hawks. Learn about falconry and take a walk around stunning Northumberland countryside as our hawk follows you in the treetops. Catch a hawk on your glove and get some cracking photographs.

  • 45 minutes with our keeper and the birds of prey
  • A small bird stuffed toy
  • A Hawk Walk Experience completion certificate
  • Admission to the animal park for the participant
  • 10 min briefing session prior to the Encounter
  • Complimentary drink for the participant in our new Bear Falls Cafe
  • The opportunity to learn from and ask questions from one of our amazing keepers!
  • £50 per person


Members and Adopters receive 10% off the encounter price.

The encounter is available for adults and children over the age of 10 years old; however children between the ages of 10 and 15 years must be accompanied by a spectating parent or guardian paying normal zoo admission (1 adult per 1 child).

There may be up to 2 other participants taking part in the same Encounter.

We regret that this encounter is currently not suitable for wheelchair users.

You can purchase an Encounter from our online shop, in-store or alternatively, Contact Us to organise the encounter over the phone or by email. Pre-booking is recommended, but we may also have availability on the day of your visit, ask in the tearoom for more info!




Hawk Walk Experience