Part of the beauty of Smith Rock State Park is its raptor presence.


Each year we’re graced with new offspring of these magnificent creatures when we help protect their nesting grounds, usually from May until late July. Thanks again for a successful nesting season!

THE COUNT:
3 PEREGRINE FALCONS
2 PRAIRIE FALCONS
2 GOLDEN EAGLES
1 BALD EAGLE


EAGLES
As of June 29, 2017, bald and golden eagle Closures are lifted. 


PRAIRIE FALCONS
As of JUly 15, 2017, prairie falcons CLOSURES ARE LIFTED.


PEREGRINE FALCONS
AAs of JUly 15, 2017, peregrine falcons CLOSURES ARE LIFTED.