Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo

Education | Conservation | Recreation

The mission of the Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo is to provide unique experiences in education, conservation and recreation that inspire responsible environmental decision making.
Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo

Programs and Events

Fill Your Feeders Bird Seed Sale

The NRCP has partnered with Sweeny’s Feed Mill to provide the Fill Your Feeders: Bird Seed Sale. Nine different types of high quality bird seed are available, along with several types of bird feeders. Click here for bird seed information. All bird seed is ordered ahead of time and will be available for pickup on December 5th. Bird seed customers may pick up an order form from the NRCP office or download one by clicking here.

Deadline to Order and Pay: Sunday, November 29 by 4 pm

Bird Seed Pickup: Saturday, December 5  from 9am – 3 pm at the Nature Center



4th Saturday Birdwalk – Nov. 28th – 9am – NRCP Deck 

Join NRCP and the Arkansas Valley Audubon Society for an enjoyable outing to view a variety of birds. Suitable for families and birders of all levels.  Free


 Latest News


NRCP recognized as CPW Partner Program of the Year

The Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo was selected as the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Partner Program of the Year at the Partners in the Outdoors Conference in early May. The awards are given to partners who have made great strides in furthering the effort to get more Coloradans outdoors. Specifically, CPW looks for people, organizations, or entities who have great outreach programs, or partners who continually make themselves available to assist wherever needed. Complete Press Release here.

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We are part of Amazon Smile!

Are you an Amazon customer? Now you can donate to the Nature and Raptor Center when purchasing online at! Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible Amazon Smile purchases to the NRCP! To support us, go to Amazon Smile Online and add us as your charitable organization of choice!


Thank You Supporters!

Thank you to all our wonderful Colorado Gives Day Supporters. We met our goal of 30 donors and are moved by your support. Drum roll please… winner of the Free Bird of Prey presentation by our Executive Director John Gallagher is… Paulette Arns! Missed Colorado Gives Day? Its not too late to give! processes donations for NRCP year-round.  Go to NRCP’s Colorado Gives Page to donate today.


Donate Your Unwanted Vehicle

Individuals and businesses may donate a car (working or not) to the Nature Center through Cars Helping Charities. This organization ensures that the proceeds from your donation benefit NRCP . Cars Helping Charities will pick up your car and sell it at an auction. Proceeds are then given to the Nature Center on your behalf. Give us a call for more information.

SteelCity Anglers

Want a Free Annual Membership to the Nature and Raptor Center?

Enjoy a full day fly fishing with Steel City Anglers! Pueblo’s premier guides in-struct all skill levels from beginner to pro. All gear is provided and at the end of the day we’ll hook you up with an individual annual Nature Center pass! Read more here or visit their website at

Pueblo Parks & Rec Program Guide

Want to be connected to a great list of programs and places to visit in Pueblo? Get your kids outside this year! Check out the Pueblo Parks & Recreation guide for Fall/Winter/Spring 2015-2016. Look out for Nature & Raptor Center programs and events! Also includes programs from Mountain Park Environmental Center, Pueblo Zoo, City Park, Art in the park and more!