676 E. Hughes Mill Road, Burlington, NC 27217

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Important Information

Do not come without an appointment; you will not be permitted onsite.  Please schedule a tour! 

Do not plan to GPS our location. Many who have tried have gotten lost and missed their scheduled tour time because they do not have cell service to call for directions. Our facility is in a rural area and visitors have found that stopping at the few convenience stores along the way is fruitless because their employees do not know where we are located.

 

Directions

The Conservators Center is near the intersection of Huffines (SR 1763) and E. Hughes Mill Rd. (SR 1762)

If you click the red dot on the map below, you can map directly from your location to ours by selecting “directions” from the menu that pops up.


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If you choose to use Google directions, please print the directions below. You will find it includes details that will help you avoid getting lost. Please do not plan to use a smart phone or tablet for directions, because you may lose cell coverage on highway 119.

Estimated Drive Time:
From Raleigh: 1hour, 20 minutes
From Durham: 1 hour
From Chapel Hill: 1 hour
From Downtown Mebane: 25 minutes
From Burlington: 40 minutes
From Greensboro: 1 hour, 15 minutes

If you’re driving from East of Mebane (cities such as Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill):
From Durham: Follow I-85 South until it joins with I-40 West.
From Raleigh: Follow I-40 West until it joins I-85 South.

From the 40/85 junction:

  • Keep going several more exits until you pass Efland and see signs for Mebane.
  • Take Mebane exit 154.
  • At the end of the exit ramp, turn right onto Mebane Oaks Rd. and continue until you reach the intersection with Fifth Street. You will see a Biscuitville ahead of you.
  • Turn right onto Fifth St./Hwy 119N
  • Continue driving until Fifth St. deadends into a T-intersection at Stagecoach Rd. At this point, you will be in a residential neighborhood.
  • Turn left onto Stagecoach Rd.
  • At the first stoplight, turn right onto North First St. (Which is the same as Hwy 119 North.)From this point you will have about a 20-minute drive through a rural area.
  • Cross over Hwy 49. There is a blinking red light at this intersection. From this point, you are about 7 minutes away.
  • Cross into Caswell County. There will be a green county line sign on your right.
  • Turn left onto Huffines Rd. For people traveling on Highway 119, the road sign for Huffines Road is periodically knocked down or turned sideways. Prospect Church Road is also located directly across from Huffines Road. If you reach Jack Yeatts Rd, you have gone one road too far.
  • Continue driving until Huffines deadends into E. Hughes Mill Rd.
  • Turn left and take an immediate right into our driveway. There is a large, wooden sign to the left of the driveway.
  • Continue down the driveway to the first parking lot on your right. There is a sign on the left directing you into tour parking.

If you get lost, please call (336) 421-0883.

 

If you’re driving from West of Mebane:
From Greensboro/Burlington: Follow 40 East/85 North.

  • Take exit 153 (Mebane/Hwy. 119).
  • At the end of the exit ramp, turn left onto Hwy 119N.
  • When you cross the railroad tracks, continue going straight until you deadend into a T-intersection at Stagecoach Rd. At this point, you will be in a residential neighborhood.
  • Turn left onto Stagecoach Rd.
  • At the first stoplight, turn right onto North First St. (Which is the same as Hwy 119N). From this point you will have about a 20-minute drive through a rural area.
  • Cross over Hwy 49. There is a blinking red light at this intersection. From this point, you are about 7 minutes away.
  • Cross into Caswell County. There will be a green county line sign on your right.
  • Turn left onto Huffines Rd. For people traveling on Highway 119, the road sign for Huffines Road is periodically knocked down or turned sideways. Prospect Church Road is also located directly across from Huffines Road. If you reach Jack Yeatts Rd, you have gone one road too far.
  • Continue driving until Huffines deadends into E. Hughes Mill Rd.
  • Turn left and take an immediate right into our driveway. There is a large, wooden sign to the left of the driveway.
  • Continue down the driveway to the first parking lot on your right. There is a sign on the left directing you into tour parking.

For people who are traveling on Highway 62 North, the road sign for E. Hughes Mill Road is periodically knocked over or turned sideways. If you reach Vinson Road, you have gone one road too far.

If you get lost, please call (336) 421-0883.

 

If you are driving from North of Mebane (such as Danville):
From Danville: Follow VA-86 S until it becomes NC-86 S.

  • Turn left onto E Main St/US-158/NC-62/NC-86. Continue to follow NC-86 for a little over seven miles.
  • Turn right onto HWY 119. You will see Walker’s Grocery on your right. Follow 119 for a little over six miles.
  • Turn right onto East Hughes Mill Road. This will be just past Baynes General Store
  • Turn right and take an immediate right into our driveway. There is a large, wooden sign to the left of the driveway.
  • Continue down the driveway to the first parking lot on your right. There is a sign on the left directing you into tour parking.