That's the first impression you'll get when you drive up the road to our Center. Often times, one of the email Owyhee Pack members will be checking out the commotion from the gravelly road.


Set apart in the heart of the Nez Perce Tribal Wilderness, the Wolf Center boasts a place among the trees and the meadow. Choose from a mile of various trails to explore and learn about the flora and fauna of the region.


Disconnect from the devices (except for the camera) and bask in the presence of quiet. The only sounds you'll hear are the birds chirping, the bees buzzing, an an occasional howl to remind you where you are.
Hours of Operation
Self guided tours of Wolf Camp between 9AM and 5PM Daily, Memorial to Labor Day weekends.
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Self Guided Tours

No reservation required
$5 Adults & Kids over 12
$2 Kid 6 to 12
Kids under 6 FREE with paying adult

Starting at the Visitor’s Center, guide yourself through miles of trails and areas that are home to the Owyhee Pack. Stop on the observation deck and get the lay of the land, a beautiful forest and meadow known for the peacefulness of wilderness. Visit Raven’s Roost and more on the Wolf Camp Trail! Take your time but must leave before dark!
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Staff Guided Tour

Call (888) 422-1110
$10 Adults & Kids over 12
$4 Kid 6 to 12
Kids under 6 FREE with paying adult

Reserve a tour at Wolf Camp and get face to face with the Owyhee Pack and see what few people see in their lives: wolves! Discover the Owyhee Pack, the Meadow Boardwalk, and Raven’s Roost where our staff will share valuable information about wolf history, benefits they offer in the wild, and threats they face. It’s an experience of your lifetime!
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Group & School Tours

$8 per person
$4 Kid 6 to 12
Book a tour by calling
(888) 422-1110

Group tours are a great way to introduce classes, tourists, and families to wolves and their ecology. Reserve a visit today that will put you up close to the Owyhee Pack and learn about these following lessons: History of Wolves in North America, Benefits of wolves in healthy ecosystems, Threats that wolves and other predators face, What you can do to help others learn about wolves.

24 hour advance notice required for all tours. Groups under 16 can call (888) 422-1110 to make reservations.

Driving Directions

We are located in Winchester, Idaho which is on Business Loop Highway 95, approximately half way between Lewiston and Grangeville. Turn at mile marker 278 or 279.9 on Highway 95 and follow the road into Winchester. Once in Winchester, Idaho, follow the signs to Winchester Lake State Park which is off of Forest Road. We are approximately 1 mile past Winchester Lake State Park’s main entrance on your right. The physical address is 1721 Forest Road, Winchester, Idaho 83555.

How Your Donation Helps! $174,800

Greatest Need | Operations

We often remark that WERC delivers over a million dollars of outreach for a mere $174,800 and we estimate it's true! When you donate to Greatest Need & Operations, you're helping us determine where to direct funds within the programs that are itemized below and more! That's important and helps maintain our overall financial health. Every one of these programs is essential not only to WERC's survival but the species that we advocate for quality, dynamic, and inspiring educational outreach.  If we raise this, our bills get paid! The following programs show the breakdown of WERC’s finances followed by a breakdown of how we can get to these numbers with your help.
I want to thank you backā€¦ Keep up all your wonderful work.. These beautiful wolves are one of the most incredible animals on this planet.
Patricia Hawkins-Weibel