Behind The Scenes Tour Carolina Raptors Center

Event Date: 
Sat, Mar 01 (All day)


Saturday, March 1, 2014

Join the Sierra Club Foothills Group as we learn about birds of prey. We will travel
to the Carolina Raptor Center in Huntersville, NC (near Charlotte) where we will
observe 25 different raptor species. We will walk the Raptor Trail, watch the Live
Bird demonstration, witness the Vulture Feeding, eat a picnic lunch, and learn about
the Center’s efforts rehabilitating and releasing over 800 raptors each year in our
special Behind-The-Scenes Tour. This Sierra Club outing is family-friendly.

Please pack your own lunch; food is not available on site. An admission ticket at
the entrance is required, plus an additional $5 for the Behind-The-Scenes Tour.
Admission fees are as follows: $10 adults; $8 Seniors 65 and over, military, and
educators with valid ID; $6 students, including college students with a valid ID;
kids 4 and under free. Contact Vance Parker, or at (336)
768-0481 before 10:00 p.m. to register. 15 person limit, reservation deadline is
February 22, 2014.