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Sunriver Nature Center

57245 River Road, Sunriver, OR 97707
+1 541-593-4394
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Smallish but nice for small kids

Not a bad little place to bike over to and spend a half aday exploring with your family. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
tfizzle
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Portland, Oregon
A fun little place, especially for kids

The Nature Center is a nice place to learn about the flora and fauna of the area. There's stuff for... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
Milauskas
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Burbank, CA
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The Sunriver Nature Center features interpretive exhibits, live birds-of-prey, amphibians and snakes, meteorite exhibit, educational programs, botanical garden, and nature trail. Winter hours: 10am - 4pm, Wednesday through Saturday
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“golden eagle” (4 reviews)
“honey bee” (2 reviews)
“raptors” (9 reviews)
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57245 River Road, Sunriver, OR 97707
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Not a bad little place to bike over to and spend a half aday exploring with your family. Lots of hands-on activities, programs and exhibits fit easily into a weekend vacation.

Thank tfizzle
Reviewed 30 August 2017

The Nature Center is a nice place to learn about the flora and fauna of the area. There's stuff for kids to do (learn about animals) and now they have the honey bee exhibit which was really interesting. They have a number of birds in...More

Thank Milauskas
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This turned out to be an unexpected bonus of visiting the nearby observatory. Interesting exhibits including injured raptors, meterorites and honey bee 'hive' you can see into. Very pleasant location near a river and pond.

Thank K B
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here one day while staying at Sunriver and were so glad we did. The park rangers were very knowledgeable and friendly. They have several owls, a hawk, an eagle and smaller reptiles. In the tiny indoor space they had a lot for...More

Thank VisitorfromSEA
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Lots to see to keep everyone busy for an easy afternoon or a light relaxing morning.. inexpensive family activity, take a break sit and listen.. rangers talk / teach.. animals to see ( beaver dam, owl, eagle, hawk, birds they rescue, frogs) .. interesting displays...More

Thank ladybug97124
Reviewed 29 August 2016

My kids are 16, 14 and 10 - and they all enjoyed the Nature Center. We waked to the active beaver dam, saw lots of frogs (and heard their splashes). Inside the Center are displays that are interesting, even to older teenage boys. Like the...More

Thank MCrowther
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We spent an hour here while some in our party went horseback riding. Neat little nature center, be sure to take a walk outside as well. We loved listening to the ranger talk about the owl he was holding. They have a few live birds...More

Thank SDSCR
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We came here on a field trip and the center has a lot to offer. There are animals to see, reptiles, and nice trails to walk. I'm not sure if it costs to get in as we were here on a field trip. I must...More

Thank Hopefull1995
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This place is fun to go to as the exhibits are set up nicely,and everything you see there is somethings there that you couldn't get a good glimpse of the wild. I would recommend biking there as it is a very pretty ride and easy...More

Thank ichawks1
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I'm not sure how we arrived here, even with a GPS. it is a quite small, but very nice nature center. The exhibits were well done and informative. The staff was friendly, helpful and informative. It was reasonably priced. Well worth the effort to find...More

Thank Jim G
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