Most visitors to Cascades Raptor Center pay admission for self-guided tours. However, we offer two more intimate experiences for small groups of people with intense interest in raptors.
*PLEASE NOTE: Personal Tours are typically scheduled to start between 9:00 am and 9:30 am at the latest, before we open to the public. This will allow us to ensure you have an excellent, private experience with your guide.*
$250 non-members, $200 members (price includes up to four people)
With our Personal Tour, you’ll receive a private tour led by a knowledgeable member of Cascades Raptor Center’s team. A great gift for the raptor lover, the personal tour is available for the single bird lover, a couple, or a small group of up to four people. Must be scheduled in advance. Tour lasts approximately 1 hour. For the comfort and safety of the birds, no contact between guests and raptors is allowed.
– Learn about the unique personalities and background stories of resident raptors
-Meet one of our resident raptors out of their enclosure
-Get a closer look at the raptor center’s work and the team that makes it possible
*PLEASE NOTE: All Ultimate Raptor Experiences must be scheduled to start by 9am at the latest, before we open to the public. This will allow us to ensure you have an excellent experience with your guide.*
$450 non-members, $400 members
Receive a private tour led by members of Cascades Raptor Center’s bird training staff. Perfect for the true raptor enthusiast and anyone interested in the science behind positive-reinforcement training – this is an excellent gift! The Ultimate Raptor Experience is available for the single bird lover, a couple, or a small group of people up to four maximum. For the comfort and safety of the birds, no contact between guest and raptors is allowed.
-Shadow a staff trainer to get an in-depth look at raptor care and training
-Meet at least two raptors out of their enclosures
-Finish the tour with an exclusive bird encounter!