Wednesday, February 20, 2013

2013 Red Wolf Howlings Schedule

Male red wolf. Photo by B.Bartel/USFWS.

Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge and the Red Wolf Recovery Program offer you the opportunity to learn more about red wolves at the only place in the world where they still exist in the wild! Meet at the designated time at the Creef Cut Wildlife Trail parking lot for a chance to hear the harmonious howl of this endangered species. Map and directions to Creef Cut Wildlife Trail parking lot.

Free Spring Saturday Howlings
No Registration Required

  • April 27 - Earth Day (Full Moon!) - 7:00-8:30 pm
  • May 25 - Memorial Day (Full Moon!) -7:00-8:30 pm

Summer Howlings
No Registration Required
Summer Howlings cost $7 per person (bring cash, check, visa, or mastercard).
Children 12 and under are FREE!

  • June 1-August 31, Wednesdays - 7:30pm-9:00pm

 Free Fall Saturday Howlings
No Registration Required

  • October 12 - Wolf Awareness Week - 6:00-7:30 pm
  • November 16 - Full Moon Howl - 5:00-6:30 pm
  • December 7 - Holiday Howl - 5:00-6:30 pm
Important things to remember:

  • Programs typically last about two hours.
  • Bring a flashlight and insect repellent.
  • Dress for the weather; howling will occur except with lightning, heavy rain, or wind or impassable roads. Decision to cancel will be made at least 1.5 hours prior to the scheduled program.
  • Plan ahead! Creef Cut Wildlife Trail is about a 20 minute drive from Manteo!
  • Do NOT bring pets.

1 comment:

  1. Oh, this is wonderful! I'm making plans to attend right now!