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Edinburgh Falconry & Fishing

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42 Park Crescent, Bonnyrigg EH19 2AS, Scotland
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Fabulous Day!

My friend and I spent the day with Michael. After collecting us from our hotel, he took us clay... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
susan10708
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Westchester County, New York
Nice loch and great fishing!

Michael picked us up at the airport. We stopt for some supplies at the supermarket and drove up the... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
Stifke
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Breda, The Netherlands
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Falconry, Fishing, Hunting, Experience days, Edinburgh. Falconry available October-March, Fishing all year. Pick up service, no experience needed. All welcome. We have hills, valleys, woods, moorland and rivers all around us. Excellent ground for our hawks and also some great fishing spots. Join our experts on a falconry or fishing trip and bring a camera to catch all the action. Both our activities can be tailored to suit your needs. We can go hiking up the hills or a gentle woodland walk. For an excellent Christmas/birthday present we have gift vouchers and dvds available.
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42 Park Crescent, Bonnyrigg EH19 2AS, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I spent the day with Michael. After collecting us from our hotel, he took us clay pigeon shooting in the morning (what fun that was!) and then we headed for a lovely little loch where he taught us to fly cast. What...More

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Michael L, Owner at Edinburgh Falconry & Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Susan Thanks very much for your Review and photos, great to hear you had a good day and enjoyed both the Clay Pigeon & Fly fishing. It was a pleasure to show you around my stomping grounds and what a laugh at the Clays...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Michael picked us up at the airport. We stopt for some supplies at the supermarket and drove up the hills. A beautifull lake (loch) with lots of trout. Fished on the banks and form a small bote in the lake. Great gide, for pro's or...More

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Michael L, Owner at Edinburgh Falconry & Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

Thank you for an excellent review, I had a great time out with you all and i hope you go on to do a bit more Fishing. The Trout were hiding a but Stefan done very well to hook up and land a cracking Rainbow...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Michael was a great host. Very knowledgeable and friendly. Having started as beginners, we all left wanting to do more fishing! A wonderful way to spend a sunny day. Highly recommendedMore

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Michael L, Owner at Edinburgh Falconry & Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Hi Liam, Thank you for a review, I really appreciate it. It was good to meet you, Callum and Brendan. The weather was perfect for us. Good to hear you will go on and learn a bit more fishing. It did not take either of...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Me and a friend had an amazing day on our fishing trip. Our guide Michael picked us up directly from our accommodation, which was very convenient. We enjoyed the stunning landscape of the countryside outside Edinburgh a lot. We did classic fishing rod-fishing and fly...More

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Michael L, Owner at Edinburgh Falconry & Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Thank you very much for an excellent review of Edinburgh Falconry & Fishing. It was a pleasure to show you the basics of Trout Fishing and i hope you go on to learn the Fly fishing and successfully hook up with some Trout. The Brown...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

What an amazing day! We had such a fun time with Michael on our day-trip from Edinburgh and had an fantastic experience flying Kass the falcon and fishing! A true slice of Scotland with a lovely, knowledgeable host. Couldn't recommend it more - what a...More

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Michael L, Owner at Edinburgh Falconry & Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Thank you for an excellent review Tessa. It was a pleasure to meet you and all the Family. Great to see Kass fly to you all and she was unlucky when the rabbit escaped. The ferrets worked hard to chase that one out. The fishing...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Authentic, uncomplicated and great value! Highly recommend Michael! Our family of five only had one day free in Edinburgh and wanted to experience fishing (particularly fly fishing) in Scotland. Michael accommodated our time, budget and fishing needs PLUS he gave us a great guided tour....More

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Michael L, Owner at Edinburgh Falconry & Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Thank you very much for an excellent review of Edinburgh Falconry & Fishing. I had a great time meeting you all and the boys were very keen to pick up a fly rod. The two trout were a total bonus and am sure Liam also...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Can't say enough about how nice Michael is to work with. He is truly knowledgeable and goes out of his way to make your day memorable. My husband spent the day with our nephew and Michael at Loch Faskally. They didn't have to worry about...More

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Mik53, Owner at Edinburgh Falconry & Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thank you for an excellent review of Edinburgh Falconry & Fishing. It was a pleasure to spend a day with Brad & Brandon on the Loch. The fish were hiding but we swapped many stories of our adventures. I will be following Brads fishing adventures...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Myself and my wife had a wonderful day with Mik & Kas. I have always been interested in falconry and couldn’t have chosen a better introduction. Mik is extremely knowledgable and spent time explaining how he brings up, trains and looks after his falcons. A...More

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Mik53, Owner at Edinburgh Falconry & Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thank you for an excellent review of your Falconry experience. Kass our female Harris Hawk was very well behaved that day and i could tell with your enthusiasm for Falconry and your hands on approach it was going to be a good day. She got...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

This was an amazing and incredible experince for my family. Michael was very informative about falconry. He explained to us the training and skills needed to be an expert falconer. Thanks to Michael, we all learned a lot about falconry tecniques, witnessed Kass's hunting prowess,...More

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Michael L, Owner at Edinburgh Falconry & Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

I am totally delighted you all had an excellent day. Its very difficult to get everything to run smoothly and no two days are the same with Falconry. Kass was very well behaved and i am always amazed to see her fly to my guests...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

My pal and I spent the day catching rabbits with Michael, his magnificent hawk and two furry ferrets. It was a really fascinating process. Michael is a knowledgeable and personable and made it a great day, very memorable. To top it all off we went...More

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Michael L, Owner at Edinburgh Falconry & Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Thank you very much for an excellent review and it was a pleasure to show you both around my land... Kass was on top form and was very unlucky to miss the first rabbit. She made up for that and was very patient while we...More

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