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.
Raptor Center Hours
March - October
Open 7 Days A Week
November - February
Open Wednesday - Sunday
Raptor Trail Hours
*Closed Holidays: New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day
Under age 65
*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 one of these tribal nations please identify yourself to guest services for free entry.
KEEPER CHATS & FLY-BYS
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, & Sunday at 11:00 a.m.
Thursday - Sunday at 2:30 p.m.
Wednesday - Saturday 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.