Winter Camp

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Camper presents his predator to the class during Winter Camp 2016. Photo by Jayna Saltrick.

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A (raptor)'s work hours are only when he's hungry; once he's satisfied, the predator and prey live peacefully together. – Chuck Jones (paraphrased)

Winter Camps at Carolina Raptor Center

Carolina Raptor Center is looking for enthusiastic kids to come and spend the whole day with some AMAZING birds of prey this winter! Registration is open for three different winter day camp- pick one or all three! Wheather your child is looking to get into the veterinary field or looking to see what it takes to become an animal trainer, we have camps that would be great for their interests. Details include:

  • The camp serves kids 7-12. (check age on each program)
  • Drop off at 8-8:30 am and pick up from 4:30-5 pm.
  • Extended day is available ($10/day) for drop off as early as 7:30 am and pick up as late as 5:30 pm.
  • Camps are subject to cancellation due to weather, make-up days and low attendance.
  • Scheduled on School Holidays
  • $35/day+$10/extended day
  • Staffed by CRC Staff and Summer Camp Interns

2019 Winter Camp Dates and Themes:

  • Thursday, December 19 - Keeper's Winter Camp Ages 7-10   REGISTER
    $35 +$10 for extended day
    Limited to 12 participants
    Caring For, Training, and Managing the Resident Birds of Carolina Raptor Center

  • Friday, December 20 - Young Vet's Winter Camp Ages 8-12   REGISTER
    $35 +$10 for extended day
    Limited to 12 participants
    A Behind the Scenes Look at Rehabilitating Birds of Prey 

  • Monday, December 30 - Keeper's Level Winter Camp Ages 9-12   REGISTER
    $35 +$10 for extended day
    Limited to 12 participants
    Caring For, Training, and Managing the Resident Birds of Carolina Raptor Center

WINTER CAMP FORMS can be accessed here. Each registered camper will need a completed form turned in by December 15, 2019.