Visit the Ranch


Guided Tours

 Enjoy a 90 minute tour of our property, feeding our barnyard animals, hands-on animal encounters with full access to our playground and nature trails. MUST BE SCHEDULED due to all the programs we have at the ranch.

$20 for adults, $10 for kids, children under 2 are free.

They are offered Monday-Friday with limited weekends available.

Call 704-768-0909 to schedule your tour. 


Earnhardt Family Playground

 The Earnhardt Family Playground is the region’s only inclusive playground that houses elements for children of all abilities. The 10,000 square foot padded play area provides 8 activity centers that include swings, climbing walls, slides and a zipline. Picnic tables are available so pack a lunch and enjoy a great day outdoors.

Playground Access: Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 3:30 pm.

$3.00 per child - Weather Permitting

Please call ahead to ensure the facility is open 704-768-0909



Rescue Ranch Events

We host a variety of events throughout the year to help us fundraise to continue our mission. From our Annual Dogtoberfest event to Spring and Winter family fun events

Click here to view all upcoming events at the Ranch.



Humane Education Programs

Education is at the core of everything we do, and our humane education programs are the founding element of Rescue Ranch. These programs provide hands-on experiential encounters for children of all ages.

Learn more about all our humane education programs.


Before Visiting the Ranch

- Before your visit, please note that we are a smoke-free and alcohol-free campus. 

- Services dogs are allowed, but ESA's and personal pets are not allowed at the Ranch.

We have a variety of different animals and to prevent spreading zoonotic diseases we are unable to allow personal pets and Emotional Support Animals. 

- Please note that Service Dogs won't be able to enter some areas of the Ranch.

- If you have any questions before your visit, please email