The Jilkaat Kwaan Heritage Bald Eagle Preserve Visitor Center

Join us for a Special Event Week during Bald Eagle Festival

November 14-18 - 9:30am to 3:00pm

We will be offering guided tours by Lani Hotch from 10 am to 11 am, Monday through Friday.

Tickets for this special event will be sold at the Center in Klukwan from 9:30 am to 10:00 am for $50 during the week of the festival. Lunch included with purchase of these special tours.

A different story will be featured each day. 

Schedule of Events for Bald Eagle Festival Week

Monday

  • 9:30am Ticket Sales for Tour with Lani Hotch
  • 10 am Tour with Lani Hotch - Raven, King Salmon and the Jade Adze story in Whale House
  • 11am Heritage Center opens for self guided tours
  • 11 am - 2 pm Serving Lunch @ Hospitality House prepared by Tony Strong (Soup and Sandwich $12.00)
  • 3pm Heritage Center Closes

Tuesday

  • 9:30am Ticket Sales for Tour with Lani Hotch
  • 10 am Tour with Lani Hotch - Sea Creature story in Whale House
  • 11am Heritage Center opens for self guided tours
  • 11 am - 2 pm serving Lunch @  Hospitality House prepared by Tony Strong (Soup and Sandwich $12.00)
  • 3pm Heritage Center Closes

Wednesday

  • 9:30am Ticket Sales for Tour with Lani Hotch
  • 10 am Tour with Lani Hotch - The Girl Who Raised the Woodworm story in the Whale House
  • 11am Heritage Center opens for self guided tours
  • 11 am - 2 pm Serving Lunch @  pHospitality House repared by Tony Strong (Soup and Sandwich $12.00)
  • 3pm Heritage Center Closes

Thursday

  • 9:30am Ticket Sales for Tour with Lani Hotch
  • 10 am Tour with Lani Hotch - Strong Man Talk story in the Whale House
  • 11am Heritage Center opens for self guided tours
  • 11 am - Serving Lunch @  Hospitality House prepared by Tony Strong (Soup and Sandwich $12.00)
  • 3pm Heritage Center Closes

Friday

  • 9:30am Ticket Sales for Tour with Lani Hotch
  • 10 am Tour with Lani Hotch - Rain Screen Talk story in the Whale House
  • 11am Heritage Center opens for self guided tours
  • 11 am - 2 pm Serving Lunch @  Hospitality House prepared by Tony Strong (Soup and Sandwich $12.00)
  • 1 pm: Why the Eagles Congregate Here talk with Scott Ramsey in Center’s Classroom*
  • 3pm Heritage Center Closes

* There are many unique and profound factors that come together to produce the conditions that help to bring the world’s largest congregation of Bald Eagles to the front door step of Klukwan and the Bald Eagle Preserve. Come join us as we discuss some of these fascinating aspects of this valley and explore how they intertwine to draw these majestic birds from surrounding areas to this special location.   Suggested Donation for this lecure is $10.