Falconry: Beginner Lesson

Learn about these majestic birds and experience this ancient sport of kings.

Reservations & Questions:

Activities & Events
Few sights are more majestic than a beautiful owl or falcon soaring gracefully through the skies with the awe-inspiring backdrop of America's Resort. As our skilled instructors walk you through the basics of the ancient sport of using trained birds of prey to harvest food, you'll get up close with these incredible birds with an opportunity for personal interaction. It's also an educational experience, as you learn the history behind this sport of kings, which has been enjoyed for more than 4,000 years.​

Reservations and Cancellation Policies

Reservations required.  Reservations must be cancelled at least 72 hours for corporate & special events and 24 hours for social events before the time of the activity. Guests will be charged the full cost of the activity if cancellation occurs within 24 hours of the start of the activity (72 hours for corporate events). 


90-Minute Beginner Lesson:  $160* per person.
90-Minute Intermediate Lesson:  $185* per person.
90-Minute Private Group Lesson (up to 10 guests):  $1,600* per group lesson
Private Group Demonstration (up to 50 guests): $1,150* (30 minutes) or $1,650* (1 hour)
* Gratuity, tax and Historic Preservation Fund are additional.


The falcons are located less than 5 minutes from The Greenbrier. Transportation departs from Greenbrier Outfitters located next to the Outdoor Pool.

Dress Code

Resort casual attire, including sport shirts, walking shorts, and jeans.