• Spring-time view of the seashore, with shorebirds returning to the surf.

    Cape Hatteras

    National Seashore North Carolina

Field Trips

Bringing your class to Cape Hatteras National Seashore can be a rewarding experience and careful planning helps make a successful visit.

Ranger-led programs are available at the Cape Hatteras Light Station and the Ocracoke Visitor Center.

Lighthouse tours for school groups may be available at the Bodie Island Light Station and the Cape Hatteras Light Station.
 
ranger and pirates
Ranger with a schoolgroup
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Did You Know?

A drawing of indians at Fort Raleigh

Fort Raleigh National Historic Site, which commemorates the first English attempt at colonization of the New World, is only a few miles northwest of Cape Hatteras National Seashore. More...