The Cascades Raptor Center is a 501c3 non-profit Nature Center and Wildlife Hospital for birds of prey in Eugene, Oregon. Through wildlife rehabilitation and public education, CRC fosters a connection between people and birds of prey. Its 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.
CRC’s nature center attracts individuals, families, and a variety of community groups year-round. Visitors of all ages have the opportunity to see close at hand the majesty of the wild world:
the artistry of feathers
the adaptation of form to function
the power of beak and talon
the camouflage of shape and pattern.
Come visit twelve kinds of owls, eight species of hawks, five types of falcons, and kites, vultures, eagles and more. The visitor center has nests, eggs, skeletons, and touchable artifacts the amazing intricacy of our wild world.
Discover Oregon’s rich raptor heritage!