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

Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 6pm - 9pm

Migrate from station to station tasting wine, enjoying appetizers and discovering more about the Cascades Raptor Center.  Participate in drawings for gifts, raise and drop the paddle items, and experience raptors up close. Then take a seat and enjoy dessert and the beauty of an owl in flight.

Tickets are $75 per person (adults only)

Everyone will receive a souvenir wine glass to be used throughout the evening.
The event will be held at Venue 252, located at 252 Lawrence Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenues in Eugene.



►When: Wednesday and Thursday, August 3rd and 4th
►Address: 67 Oakway Center
►Hours: 11:00am - 9:00 pm (Sun. - Thurs.)

Mucho Gusto and Dickie Yo's is donating 25% when you bring this flyer!

Family Nature Discovery Day

Mountain Rose Herbs and KVAL present: Wildlife Play Hospital

Families are invited to participate in an afternoon of Wildlife Hospital play where kids can be a wildlife rehabilitator for the day! Rescue, rehabiliate, and release an injured stuffed animal. Join the fun in one our favorite event.

When: Sunday, July 31st, 2016 12:00pm-4:00pm

Where: Cascades Raptor Center

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

Upcoming Events:

Wednesday, August 3 – Mucho Gusto & DickieYo's Fundraiser – 25% with flyer goes to Raptor Center (offsite)
Thursday, August 4 – Mucho Gusto & DickieYo's Fundraiser – 25% with flyer goes to Raptor Center (offsite)
Saturday, August 20 – Annual Benefit – Talons, Tastings & Tidbits (offsite)
Sunday, August 28 – Family Nature Discovery Day – All About Owls

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: