PLAN YOUR VISIT


The Raptor Trail is a three-quarter mile walking trail and zoological facility that permanently houses and displays more than thirty birds of prey. The birds act as ambassadors for their species and serve an important role in connecting people with wildlife in a safe and respectful manner. Guests can enjoy learning about birds of prey from across the globe during their walk on the Raptor Trail.

PURCHASE TICKETS ON-SITE IN THE GIFT SHOP

Raptor Center Hours


March - October

Open 7 Days A Week


November - February

Open Wednesday - Sunday


Raptor Trail Hours

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

*Closed Holidays: New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day

Admission

Ages 23-65

$16.00

Ages 3-13

$12.00

Ages 13-22

$14.00

Under age 3
FREE

Seniors  (65+) |  Military |  Teachers | Students
$14.00

*Does not include NC Sales Tax or Online Fees


School and group pricing can be
requested for groups of 15 or more.


Free admission for a family of four for individuals participating in SNAP/EBT or WIC.


CRC provides free admission to Indigenous Tribal nations. If you are a member of a Tribal nation please identify yourself to guest services for free entry.

KEEPER CHATS & FLY-BYS


Keeper Chats:
Wednesday - Friday, Sunday at 11:00 a.m.
Wednesday - Sunday at 2:30 p.m.


Fly-Bys:
Wednesday - Saturday at 1:00 p.m.


Meet a Raptor:
Saturday at 11:00 a.m. & Sunday at 1:00 p.m.

MAP & DIRECTIONS


6000 Sample Road
Huntersville, NC 28078


It is always FREE to park. Picnic tables are available onsite for public use, but cannot be reserved.


ACCESSIBILITY FAQs 



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