Carolina Tiger Rescue is a 501(c)3 nonprofit wildlife sanctuary whose mission is saving and protecting wild cats in captivity and in the wild.

 

Directions

Carolina Tiger Rescue’s physical address is 1940 Hanks Chapel Rd, Pittsboro, NC 27312.  Using GPS services may not get you directly to our physical address. See below for directions that will get you right to our facility.

From the North (Chapel Hill)

  • Take US-15 S/US-501 S toward Pittsboro
  • After passing Fearrington Village & Galloway Ridge on your left, turn left on Mt. Gilead Church Rd.
  • Travel to US-64
  • Turn right onto US-64 BUS W 
  • Immediately after crossing the Haw River, the road rises and you’ll see the sign for Exit 386 on the right. Before you reach the exit sign TURN LEFT on Foxfire Trace. (You may not see the sign until you are in the turn.)
  • Turn left on Dee Farrell Rd. 
  • Turn left onto Hanks Chapel Rd 
  • Arrive at Carolina Tiger Rescue. The visitor lot is the 3rd entrance on the right. 

From the South (Sanford)

  • Go North on Hwy 15-501
  • At the traffic circle, take the 1st exit onto US-64 BUS/East St. – 1.8 mi
  • Turn right onto Hanks Chapel Rd – 2.1mi
  • Arrive at Carolina Tiger Rescue. The visitor lot is the 3rd entrance on the right.

From the East (Raleigh)

  • Take I-40 to exit 293 A
  • Take exit 293 A toward US-1 S/US-64 W – 4.3 mi
  • Take exit 98 B toward US-64 toward Pittsboro/Asheboro – 19.0 mi
  • Travel straight through the light at Mt. Gilead Church Rd.
  • Immediately after crossing the Haw River, the road will rise and you’ll see the sign for Exit 386 on the right. Before you reach the exit sign, TURN LEFT on Foxfire Trace (you may not see the sign until you are into the turn)
  • Turn left on Dee Farrell Rd.
  • Turn left onto Hanks Chapel Rd.
  • Arrive at Carolina Tiger Rescue. The visitor lot is the 3rd entrance on the right.

From the West (Siler City)

  • Take US-64 E toward Pittsboro
  • After you pass exit 386 (US-64 BUS W), turn right on Foxfire Trace (before you reach the Haw River)
  • Turn left on Dee Farrell Rd.  
  • Turn left onto Hanks Chapel Rd.
  • Arrive at Carolina Tiger Rescue. The visitor lot is the third entrance on the right.