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The Greenbrier Falconry

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300 W Main St, Greenbrier Resort, White Sulphur Springs, WV 24986-2414
+1 855-453-4858
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US$ 125.00*
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Beginners Falconry Experience
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300 W Main St, Greenbrier Resort, White Sulphur Springs, WV 24986-2414
300 W Main St, Greenbrier Resort, White Sulphur Springs, WV 24986-2414
+1 855-453-4858
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I brought my husband to The Greenbriar for his Christmas present this year and our absolute highlight was a trip to The Greenbriar Falconry. Cody was so informative on the history of falcons and hawks and ably answered all of our questions. The walk out...More

Thank Kristine S
Reviewed 3 December 2017

An absolutely wonderful experience. We were able to have the red tailed hawk land on our gauntleted arms. Linda was a first rate teacher and instructor and gave us many interesting facts about raptors.

Thank Cockroft
Reviewed 5 November 2017

If you like nature and the outdoors, this is a must. We got educated about the sport of falconry and experienced them in the outdoors. It was amazing to see them fly from tree to tree and come back to the handler for a treat....More

Thank Doctal
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Our Falconer made this a great experience. It's not cheap but we had a great time and Cody was wonderful.

1  Thank Michael H
Reviewed 21 October 2017

If you are staying at The Greenbrier, this is one of the most educational and fun activities to try. It begins with a trip in a van up into the hills above the hotel. Cody,the licensed falconer introduces the group to the birds housed in...More

1  Thank elainechilcote
Reviewed 18 October 2017

If you are paying a visit to the Greenbrier Resort, do not miss the opportunity to participate in falconry! Viewing these amazing birds up close and learning about their centuries-old history is fascinating.There aren't many places where you can don a glove and have one...More

Thank joja280
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Great learning experience for young and old. To experience Harris Hawks, falcons and owls up close. Walking the Harris Hawk in the open meadow and getting to feed it a small piece of chicken is truly worth your time & money. Can't do this every...More

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed this tour during our stay at the Greenbrier. The falconer was very interesting in his knowledge of falcons and hawks. He demonstrated his austringer expertise in his handling of an African eagle owl and several harris hawks. The tour was conducted with...More

Thank Nomadhunter
Reviewed 29 September 2017

if this is not on your bucket list add it. It was amazing to watch the birds hunt. We went on a slow Tuesday in Sept and got to each handle the bird. My husband and I both loved this. If it's not on your...More

Thank Ivorysview
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Cody loves working with his birds and it shows. We thoroughly enjoyed watching one of Cody's beautiful Harris Hawks earn its supper and Cody's telling of the history and traditions of falconry was fascinating.

Thank Robert S
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14 September 2017|
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Response from TheGreenbrier | Property representative |
Brittany, Thank you for you interest in The Greenbrier and the Falconry classes. The Falconry classes are open to Day Guests, Members, & overnight Hotel Guests. Simply Contact the Hotels main number and the Operator will... More
29 July 2017|
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Response from TheGreenbrier | Property representative |
The Greenbrier offers both flat walking trails along the golf course and more challenging mountain side trails for all our guests to enjoy, The valley view trail would be perfect to walk at a pace to accommodate you.