Admission to the Raptor Trail - October - December

  • Oct 1 - Dec 31, 2021
  • Carolina Raptor Center

    6000 Sample Road, Huntersville, North Carolina, 28078

Ticket Price $0.00-$12.00 Buy Tickets

Masks are required inside and recommended outdoors.


Tickets to visit the Raptor Trail can be purchased online or onsite. The approximately 3/4 mile trail is self-guided and features over twenty bird species. Guests can explore at their own pace and are welcome to take photos. Guests are not required to arrive immediately at the start of their ticketing session. From 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM ticketing, the gift shop, and restrooms are closed. Guests who are admitted prior to 12:30 PM are welcome to continue to explore the Raptor Trail between 12:30 PM and 1:30 PM. The Raptor Trail closes at 4:00 PM and guests are encouraged to arrive by 3:00 PM to ensure time to explore.


Tickets are non-refundable but may be rescheduled. Tickets must be rescheduled at least 24 hours in advance or are forfeited. To reschedule your tickets, please send your order number, name, date and time of the session you would like to reschedule your tickets for to


The Raptor Trail is Open Daily March - October and Wednesday - Sunday November - February:

Morning Session: 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Closed for Lunch & Cleaning: 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Afternoon Session: 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Date & Time

Oct 1 - Dec 31, 2021

Venue Details

Carolina Raptor Center

6000 Sample Road, Huntersville, North Carolina, 28078

Carolina Raptor Center
Carolina Raptor Center
Our Mission

Carolina Raptor Center ignites imaginations and inspires engagement in the natural world through the exploration and rehabilitation of birds of prey. 

Core Values
Integrity: Be authentic to self and others through kindness, responsibility, and trust.
Collaboration: Supportive teamwork through open communication and personal leadership. Engaging communities by pursuing accessible and inclusive opportunities.
Innovation: Inspire life-long education and growth through creativity, taking risks, and having FUN!