May
2
Sat
Wyoming Territorial Prison @ Wyoming Territorial Prison
May 2 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

An event where I can learn about notorious outlaw Butch Cassidy and the rehabilitation of injured birds of prey? Sign me up!

Come see the Rocky Mountain Raptor Program at the history filled Wyoming Territorial Prison. The RMRP will be providing several presentations throughout the day.

 

May
9
Sat
RMRP Open House @ Rocky Mountain Raptor Program
May 9 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Educational Ambassador Golden Eagle and Volunteer Krista

The RMRP spring Open House is a fabulous time to meet some live permanently disabled educational raptors. Young and old alike can learn about how we rehabilitate injured birds, do some shopping in our gift shop, and find great photo opportunities.

This event will also feature guest author and naturalist Sue Ring deRosset. She will be selling her small nonfiction book "The Vulture Trees". Proceeds will benefit the Rocky Mountain Raptor Program.

 

This Open House is Sponsored by: 

May
23
Sat
Boulder Creek Fest @ Boulder Creek Festival
May 23 @ 10:00 am – May 25 @ 7:00 pm

Kick off summer in Boulder at the Boulder Creek Festival with the Rocky Mountain Raptor Program! See our education ambassadors and their handlers, learn about the raptors of the front range, and help support the rehabilitation and release of these amazing creatures.

This year you can find us near the new pedestrian bridge off of Broadway and Arapahoe.

May
29
Fri
Raptors at Horsetooth Mountain Park @ Horsetooth Mountain Park Trailhead
May 29 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Great Horned Owl by James Steele

Join us for a one hour presentation at Horsetooth Mountain Park Trailhead to learn more about the raptors inhabiting the park.

Jun
20
Sat
Scandinavian Festival @ Bond Park, Estes Park Colorado
Jun 20 @ 9:30 am – Jun 21 @ 4:00 pm

The Raptors visit Colorado High Country for this mid-summer classic. Come by and learn about raptors while learning about Scandinavian history.

Jul
11
Sat
Steamboat Springs Art in the Park @ West Lincoln Park
Jul 11 @ 9:00 am – Jul 12 @ 4:00 pm

Have you ever wanted to see an eagle up close? Now you can! Support your local artists and raptors at the Art in the Park in Steamboat Springs.

Aug
15
Sat
Raptors at Horsetooth Reservoir @ Horsetooth Reservoir
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Photo by Dominique Thigpen (c) 2018

Join us for a one hour presentation at Horsetooth Reservoir. What a great way to spend a summer evening.

Aug
22
Sat
RMRP Open House @ Rocky Mountain Raptor Program
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

treatment room open houseA few times a year, we offer a behind-the-scenes look of our facility. Come see where we house the birds, learn about the process of rehabilitation, and support our mission of providing a second chance at freedom.

Sep
11
Fri
Longs Peak Scottish and Irish Highland Festival @ Estes Park Fairgrounds and Event Center
Sep 11 @ 9:00 am – Sep 13 @ 5:00 pm

Scottish/Irish Highland FestivalWhat do jousting, folk music, and raptors all have in common? They will all be at the Longs Peak Highland Festival! Learn about everything from Irish step dancing to the care and rehabilitation of birds of prey in beautiful Estes Park.

Sep
19
Sat
Birds of Prey Class- The Making of a Predator @ Rocky Mountain Raptor Program
Sep 19 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Have you ever wanted to learn about raptor anatomy and physiology? Now you can! This class will cover everything from bone structure to internal anatomy and everything in between! You will learn how these birds are able to be efficient predators and masters of the skies.

Each class is $60 or $275 if you register for all five.

American Kestrel by James Steele

Higher Ground Fair @ Albany County Fairgrounds
Sep 19 @ 9:00 am – Sep 20 @ 4:00 pm

Swainson's Hawk

We are excited to participate in the higher Ground Fair in Laramie Wyoming this year. Come on up and learn how to be a part of a sustainable world.


Sep
26
Sat
Birds of Prey Class- Buteos, Eagles, and Vultures @ Rocky Mountain Raptor Program
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Buteos and eagles and vultures! Oh my! Join the Rocky Mountain Raptor Program for a class on the largest predators in the sky.

Oct
10
Sat
Birds of Prey Class- Falcons @ Rocky Mountain Raptor Program
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Did you know that a peregrine falcon can reach 200mph when it dives out of the sky? Now you know! Learn more facts amazing facts about falcons at the Rocky Mountain Raptor Program's falcon class.

Peregrine Falcon

Oct
17
Sat
Birds of Prey Class- Owls @ Rocky Mountain Raptor Program
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Did you know that a group of owls is called a parliament? Now you know! Join the Rocky Mountain Raptor program for our class about owls and learn more impressive facts about these amazing birds!

Oct
31
Sat
Owloween @ Rocky Mountain Raptor Program
Oct 31 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Owl bet you will be spooked at RMRP's annual Owloween! This themed open house event will showcase our facility, classroom, and educational ambassador birds!

She sometimes shares an enclosure with our other educational Great Horned owl

Nov
14
Sat
Birds of Prey Field Trip @ Rocky Mountain Raptor Program
Nov 14 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join the Rocky Mountain Raptor Program for a field trip! See raptors soar across the sky or survey the land from a perch in a tree with one of our team members.

Owl Be Home For Christmas @ Wild Birds Unlimited
Nov 14 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Deck the halls, hang the mistletoe, and visit the raptors! Come see the Raptor Program at Wild Birds Unlimited to help welcome in the holiday season.

 

Dec
8
Tue
Colorado Gives Day
Dec 8 all-day

Give Where You Live!
It is through the support our dedicated staff, volunteers, and community members that the Rocky Mountain Raptor Program can save so many lives. Thank you for continuing to support our mission through your donations, time, and engagement.

 

Click HERE to donate through Colorado Gives at any time.

Dec
12
Sat
RMRP Holiday Open House @ Rocky Mountain Raptor Program
Dec 12 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Turkey VultureA few times a year, we offer a behind-the-scenes look of our facility. Come see where we house the birds, learn about the process of rehabilitation, and support our mission of providing a second chance at freedom.

This is a great opportunity to do your holiday shopping for those gifts that will give twice, once to the birds and once to your loved ones. Adopt-a-raptors will be available for your holiday giving as well. Many birds will be out to educate. A great photo opportunity.

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