Turnipseed Nature Preserve welcomes all visitors and affirms its commitment to offering recreational services that are accessible to everyone. We will make every effort to ensure that visitors of all abilities are fully included at our facilities.
Visitors Who Are Blind or Partially Sighted
Visitors Who Are Deaf
Visitors on the Autism Spectrum
We welcome families with children and adults on the autism spectrum. The following resources will help you plan for an enjoyable visit.
Turnipseed Nature Preserve is a 265-acre site with wetlands, forests and meadows with lots of different opportunities to learn about and engage with Wake County’s natural areas and wildlife. Preparing for your visit a few days beforehand can make for a more manageable and enjoyable experience.
"My Turnipseed" Visual Schedule: Download, print, and complete the "My Turnipseed" Visual Schedule before visiting the park. It includes a make-your-own visual checklist with location and communication cards to prepare and plan for your visit.
Sensory Tips and Activity Suggestions
- Read our Tips for a Successful Visit.
Visitors Of Different Physical Abilities
Turnipseed Nature Preserve is an ADA accessible location. The parking lots and trails on site meet ADA criteria. Also, our wildlife viewing platform and picnic table locations are wheelchair accessible.
Turnipseed Nature Preserve is a Birdability accessible location. To learn more about Birdability and find additional locations click here.