Pacific Northwest Raptor Visitor Centre

1877 Herd Rd.
Duncan, BC V9L 5W4- Map It
Phone: (250) 746-0372

AAA Editor Notes

Pacific Northwest Raptor Visitor Centre is 5 km (3 mi.) n. on Trans-Canada Hwy. then 4 km (2 mi.) w. on 1877 Herd Rd. Birds of prey, some captive bred and others non-releasable, can be seen up close at this facility run by The Raptors, a wildlife conservation organization. Those born in captivity are allowed to fly outside their pens during the day, returning home at night. Birds such as hawks, eagles, owls and falcons can be seen in daily flying demonstrations, hands-on encounters and educational talks. Additional fees are charged for the hawk walk, 1-hour encounter and raptor experience. Note: The center will be closed for renovations Nov. 2017-Dec. 2017 and is scheduled to reopen Mar. 2018.
$15.24; $13.33 (ages 13-17 and 65+); $7.62 (ages 3-12); $41.90 (family, two adults and two children); $47.62 (family, two adults and three children).
Hours: Center open daily 10:30-5, mid-May to early Sept.; daily noon-3, Mar. 1 to mid-May and early Sept. through Oct. 31; Thurs.-Sun. noon-3, Nov.-Dec. Demonstrations are given daily at 11:30 and 1:30, Victoria Day weekend-Labour Day; daily at 1:30, early Mar.-day before Victoria Day weekend and day after Labour Day-Sept. 30. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.