Raptor Camp for Kids! Your child can spend a unique opportunity for hands-on learning and up-close encounters learning about birds of prey and their role in the environment. We offer a safe and fun-filled adventure that will instill a wonder of the outdoors in your child.  Dates: Tuesday July 19th class is full.  If enough interest we may add an additional day camp for kids this fall. For more information about the camp please click here 

If you would like plans to build a nest box for Kestrels, Screech Owls or Barred Owls, just click on the link

 Nest Boxes

P.O. Box 21 Milton WI 53563


Interested in attending a raptor education program? Click here for a list of upcoming public programs.  New programs are continually being scheduled so check back often for updates.  If you are interested in scheduling a live raptor education program Click here to learn more. You may also contact Dianne at 608-883-2795, email at, or download one of our brochures here.

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Video by Tom Edwards

Photo by Danny Pickens

Hoo's Woods is proud to become a Girl Scout Program Partner. We offer opportunities for girls to earn badges and patches while learning about birds of prey. To find out more check out our brochure atclick here

Hoo's Woods Raptor Center

All photos on this site are copyright.

Courtesy of Margaret Duerr and Allison Halkey


We help birds of prey through education, rehabilitation and conservation

Share a "Snowy Owl" Experience
Of all the different species of owls found in the world, the Snowy Owl of the Arctic is one of the more beautiful and fascinating.  Snowy Owls are the largest owl in North American and breed in the arctic.  Sometimes they will winter in the northern parts of the US.  During this 45 minute education program you will meet “Wesley” our education snowy owl and learn about his remarkable journey from the Arctic and amazing will to survive.  For more information please contact us. Photo: Wesley by Margie Duerr

PO Box 21 Milton WI 53563 US
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Hoo's Woods, founded in 1998, is a non-profit 501 (C)(3) raptor education and rehabilitation center located near Milton, in Southern Wisconsin.  Our mission is to inform and educate in the schools, scouts, community organizations, and general public regarding wildlife and habitat. To rescue and rehabilitate birds of prey.