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Black Mountains Falconry Centre

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Wonderful half-day out for all types

What a great day out this was. We started with tea & biscuits in comfy armchairs, with a... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Inverness, United Kingdom
Let's go fly a kite

Amazing days combination experience for my friend and I culminating in a one to one experience with... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
John T
Telford, United Kingdom
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10 Sep 2018
“Wonderful half-day out for all types”
21 Jun 2018
“Let's go fly a kite”
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

What a great day out this was. We started with tea & biscuits in comfy armchairs, with a mini-lecture on the birds as well as plenty of opportunity to ask questions. Then an introuction to some birds, up close and personal, one of them particularly...More

2  Thank Greenfields333
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Dont bother as its closed(Tried to find it- travelling down very narrow roads following route given in leaflet) Only found a few work shops not open to public in area / post code.

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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Amazing days combination experience for my friend and I culminating in a one to one experience with a beautiful Red Kite. Roger, the falconer, kept us entertained with with some, at times I'm sure quite tall, tales but added to the enjoyment of the day....More

Thank John T
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Would recommend this to anyone for an up close and personal experience with beautiful birds of prey. Roger's friendliness and expert knowledge added to what was a memorable visit.

Thank Judith T
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We had an absolutely lovely time here. The children were enthralled. Absolutely stunning birds with fabulous personalities. Roger was very engaging and clearly loves and looks after all the birds in his care. I would thoroughly recommend a visit to Black Mountains Falconcry. A fantastic...More

Thank abda s
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This week I spent a morning with Roger James at Black Mountains Falconry and it turned out to be 3 hours that I'll never forget. Roger is a fantastic teacher and with the help of his Barn Owl, Red Kite, Harris Hawk and beautiful Falcon...More

1  Thank Jonessa01
Reviewed 18 August 2015

Rodger is a lovely man who has a passion for his career as a falconer. It's almost hard for me to write that it's his career because Rodger handlers and cares for his birds as a lifestyle. He is very knowledgable of his animals. Rodger...More

Thank ANB67
Reviewed 11 August 2015

An incredible experience, a must do for anyone’s bucket list! Meet and handle the birds and find out how our language is influenced by falconry - ruffled feathers, hoodwinked, fed-up, under the thumb and many more (I was listening!). Many thanks Roger for a wonderful...More

Thank NigelAbertawe
Reviewed 9 June 2015

A group of us had a fantastic afternoon of falconry and archery at this attraction expertly led by Roger. The Falcons were absolutely amazing and fascinating for all. Would recomend this as a top attraction to all whether interested in falconry or not. Many thanks...More

Thank Graham E
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

Visited the centre for my hen-do with friends and family and had an absolutely amazing time !! Roger was a fascinating host - friendly, informative and great fun and the birds themselves were outstanding. We flew some of the birds and learned about their training...More

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