• Upcoming Events

    • Summer Exploration Days

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      Sundays are a great day to experience free, family-friendly activities all summer long at Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge. Refuge naturalists will host activities from 12-2pm every Sunday from June 16th to August 25th that are sure to be a hit with the whole family.

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    • Second Saturday Work Parties

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      Our Second Saturday Work Parties are a great way to support the Refuge, meet others in the community who enjoy the outdoors, and see some parts of the Refuge that you usually can't. If you're ready to get your hands a little dirty, this is the opportunity for you. Learn More
    • Owl Prowl

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      Whooooo goes there? Join us at the Refuge to get to know this outstanding hunter. Owls remind us that nature is still very active after the sun goes down. During this night hike you'll learn about the different owls who call the Refuge home and their mysterious nocturnal lives. You'll explore their habitat and learn about their amazing adaptations for life at night.

      This event includes a night hike on the Refuge. Come dressed for being outside for a long duration. Low level red flashlights will be provided by the Refuge.  

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    • Owl Prowl

      Great Horned Owl - Pablo Ojeda - 150x118

      Whooooo goes there? Join us at the Refuge to get to know this outstanding hunter. Owls remind us that nature is still very active after the sun goes down. During this night hike you'll learn about the different owls who call the Refuge home and their mysterious nocturnal lives. You'll explore their habitat and learn about their amazing adaptations for life at night.

      This event includes a night hike on the Refuge. Come dressed for being outside for a long duration. Low level red flashlights will be provided by the Refuge.  

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    • Creatures of the Night

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      There's a mystery to solve after the sun goes down at Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge on October 19th - The Mystery of the Missing Link (in the food chain)!

      Clues will be all around you, which you'll discover through our many free and family-friendly activities.

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