Fall Flights

flight shows

Experience the majesty of raptors in free flight! Our signature outdoor flight program brings visitors into the action.

  • When: 3 p.m. every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, from October 1 to October 30, 2016
  • Admission: $7 adults, $6 seniors, $5 youth 4-16, free to members. The visitor center is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday

Enjoy scenic views of the Treasure Valley in our outdoor arena – with a wheelchair-friendly surface – and be prepared to sit on sandstone for 45 minutes to one hour (seating pads encouraged). Please arrive by 2:30 p.m. There will be limited late seating after the program begins.

It's a great time to be a member!

During the month of October, visitors to the World Center for Birds of Prey who buy or renew a membership will be entered into a drawing for special gifts and prizes! As a member, you can attend flight shows as often as you wish – and enjoy free admission all year long.


Presenting Sponsor: Larry H. Miller Subaru
Bill and Barbara Belknap
Dr. John Calhoun of Idaho Veterinary HospitalMarshall Radio TelemetryBen Wakefield of Fortis Concrete Company
Dana DeVries of Desert Wings All Things BraidedAmanda MorganDZone Skydiving
Ed Levine of Merlin Systems TelemetryDeno NewboldOur Amazing Volunteers
Gem State Chapter of the Photographic Society of AmericaMarcia RossOur Members and Supporters, without whom none of this would be possible!
Gem State CommunicationsSteve Tait Hoods
Steve LewisTroy Taylor


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Interpretive Center Hours of operation

March – October
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday (closed Monday)

Last admittance at 4:15 p.m., trail closes at 4:45 p.m.

November – February
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday (closed Monday)

Last admittance at 3:15 p.m., trail closes at 3:45 p.m.

Closed federal holidays, Easter, Christmas Eve


Calendar of Events

Fall Flights

Still curious? Call 208-362-8687 for more information, or see our Frequently Asked Questions.


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Driving directions

From I-84, take the Cole Road exit and continue south on Cole Road for 6 miles to Flying Hawk Lane.