Keeper Level I Camp

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Cherish sunsets, wild creatures and wild places. Have a love affair with the wonder and beauty of the earth. --Stewart Udall

Is your child interested in becoming a junior keeper for a week? This camp gives campers the opportunity to work with our Resident Bird Care staff and learn what it takes to care for and train over 35 different species of raptors. Campers will get nose to beak with the birds, help feed them, and also train some of our resident raptors!


SESSION V: Onsite Keeper Level 1 Camp, July 20-24 (Ages 8-10) SOLD OUT
SESSION VII Onsite Keeper Level 1 Camp, August 3-7 (Ages 10-12) SOLD OUT

New Session Added - because of the popularity of Keeper Level I we have added the following session:
SESSION VIII: Keeper Level 1 Camp, August 10-14 (Ages 11-14) REGISTER HERE

You must be of age by the first day of camp.
Please email Carol Crabtree with questions.

Additional Details

  • Keeper 1 Camp sessions are $225 a week per session
  • Sessions are limited to 15 students per session
  • Extended day for all camps is $35 a week per session
    • Drop-off starts at 8:00 am and pick-up until 5:00 pm
    • Extended day allows you to drop off at 7:30 am and pick-up until 5:30 pm

For additional details, please read our Camp FAQs HERE.

Camp starts promptly at 8:30 am and ends at 4:30 pm. There is free drop off from 8 - 8:30 am, and free pick up from 4:30 - 5:00 pm. We have extended day available for $35/week. Extended Day includes early drop off at 7:30 am, and late pick up at 5:30 pm. Please note that families who have not purchased the extended day option will be charged $1/minute for late pick ups or drop off before 7:30 am, payable at time of service.


Cancellation Policy
Registrants are entitled to a 100% refund only in the event that Carolina Raptor Center cancels camp due to unforeseen circumstances. Please check your schedule before you purchase camp. A 50% refund is available if your plans change after payment is made.