Freyja, Peregrine Falcon, Photo by Jon C. Meyers

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Cascades Raptor Center

The Cascades Raptor Center has one of the largest collections of native raptor species in the Pacific Northwest. Visitors can view nearly 50 birds of prey in large outdoor aviaries. The Raptor Center is open to the public year-round and we schedule educational programs both onsite and offsite for students of all ages. If you are looking for things to do in Eugene, Oregon, the Raptor Center is great place to bring friends and family.

Plan Your Visit

 

 

Open for Visitors: Tuesday - Sunday
Summer Hours: (April - October) 10 AM - 6 PM
Admission Fees: Adults: $8 • Students/Seniors: $7 • Youth 2-12: $5 • FREE to Members 
Admission fees a stumbling block? Most Lane County libraries have free family passes you can check out.

Cascades Raptor Center is located at 32275 Fox Hollow Road, Eugene, OR 97405 on the side of Spencer Butte in south Eugene. Birds are on exhibit in large outdoor aviaries viewed by walking along winding hillside trails. These woodland gravel paths are steep in some locations and the site may be difficult for people with mobility challenges. No dogs are allowed onsite, including parked vehicles. Service animals are the exception, please see our policy for specifics.

Click Here for Directions ~ Call 541-485-1320

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What's Happening

Talons, Tastings & Tidbits

Talons, Tastings & Tidbits, August 20th 6pm-9pm

Our Talons, Tastings, & Tidbits benefit was incredibly successful. 

Special thanks goes to Barry Lopez - what a talented and insightful speaker.

Thank you to Eyrie Vineyards, Iris Vineyards, La Chouette Vineyard, Territorial Vineyards, Willamette Valley Vineyards and Wildcraft Cider Works for their support and outstanding wine and cider!

And to our sponsors Mountain Rose Herbs and Wild Birds Unlimited, as well as our gift sponsors: Eyrie Vineyards, King Estate Winery, Pam Whyte, Rye Restaurant, Tom McCann, and Willamette Valley Vineyards, who helped make the evening possible.

What a wonderful night!  Thank you for sharing our commitment to preserving birds of prey and the natural world we all share! 

Family Nature Discovery Day

Umqua Bank and KVAL present: All About Owls

Bring the family and meet live owls, dissect owl pellets, and create pine cone owls! Enjoy a special treat at Umpqua Bank’s ice cream truck.

When: Sunday, August 28th, 2016 12:00pm-4:00pm

Where: Cascades Raptor Center

Cost: Non-Members - General admission + $2, Members - $2 activity fee. Ride your bike or hike the Ridgeline Trail your activity fee will be waived!

Upcoming Events:

Sunday, August 28 – Family Nature Discovery Day – All About Owls
Saturday, September 3 – International Vulture Awareness Day
Monday, September 5 – Labor Day – Open 10 - 6pm

Calendar of Events and more details here.

Learn More About the Raptor Center

Through wildlife rehabilitation and public education, the Cascades Raptor Center fosters a connection between people and birds of prey. Our goal is to help the human part of the natural community learn to value, understand, and honor the role of wildlife in preserving the natural and cultural heritage of the Pacific Northwest.

To accomplish this mission, the Raptor Center has two primary means: