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Shaver's Creek Raptor Center

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Closed for renovations into 2018, but worth waiting for

Website says: "Shaver’s Creek is in Transition! The Center is undergoing the largest expansion and... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2017
Michelle S
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Cinnaminson, New Jersey
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Educational

A secret paradise for Raptors tucked away in the back hills of PA. Well worth the trip, and nature... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
Wayne S
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Yeagertown, Pennsylvania, United States
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Oct 9, 2017
“Closed for renovations into 2018, but worth waiting for”
Sep 6, 2017
“Educational”
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A reserve dedicated to the curing of injured birds; also makes for great bird watching.
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3400 Discovery Rd, Petersburg, PA 16669-2114
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+1 814-863-2000
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Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

Website says: "Shaver’s Creek is in Transition! The Center is undergoing the largest expansion and renovation project in its 40-year history. We’ll still have many of our programs running during this time, but the Center itself is closed throughout 2017. " Check "website to learn...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed September 6, 2017

A secret paradise for Raptors tucked away in the back hills of PA. Well worth the trip, and nature lover will enjoy Shaver's Creek.

Thank Wayne S
Reviewed September 18, 2016

We decided to stop here while touring some caves in the area and were not disappointed. It was great seeming some amazing birds of prey and for free none-the-less. You can get right up next to the large habitats and there was quite a selection...More

Thank Danielle B
Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

While looking for things to do in the area, I came across this place. I looked it up and figured it had to have an admission to get into. I gave them a call and asked how much to get in. To my surprise, there...More

Thank ns3347
Reviewed November 11, 2015

Get an up-close chance to see a variety of raptors ( who were injured and are being cared for there) and listen to a presentation to learn more about these amazing birds.

Thank Luv2trvlafar
Reviewed August 15, 2015

It certainly isn't big, but it is neat for adults and kids will love it. We took our 2-1/2 year-old granddaughter to see the Owls and she liked it a lot. Talked about the owls all night long. They have several type of owls, Hawks,...More

Thank skalten
Reviewed August 8, 2015

Showed up here after many, many years due to team meeting. The lake is as peaceful and quiet as I remember. The Lake Trail - about 2.5 miles follows the perimeter and is a beautiful and fairly easy hike. It was for me a walk...More

Thank Akamum
Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

We always love Shaver's Creek's booths at 4th Fest, so we decided to visit their actual site, and we were not disappointed! Interactive displays for the kids, live animals, walking trails, the marsh, the lake...absolutely relaxing & engaging. The staff is extremely friendly, helpful and...More

Thank miscalane
Reviewed June 1, 2015

Pull the kids away from the digital world to see something REAL. This place is mall but allows you a face-to-face experience with the birds-of-prey. The inside exhibit is wonderful too, even for country kids who experience the woodland whenever they want.

Thank Woodsylady
Reviewed March 19, 2015

Stopped by after spending most of the day at the Tussey Mountain Hawk Watch. It was great to see up close, some of the Raptors that we had spent the day viewing through binoculars and spotting scopes. Listened to one of the guides explain how...More

Thank Bob B
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