Seasonal ORV Routes Closed to Vehicles on April 1st
Contact: Outer Banks Group, 252-473-2111
In accordance with the final special regulation for off-road vehicle (ORV) management at Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the following seasonal ORV routes are closed to vehicles from April 1 through October 31. These areas remain open to pedestrian use.
For more information on beach access, see the Google Earth map posted on the Seashore's website at: http://www.nps.gov/caha/planyourvisit/off-road-vehicle-use.htm *
or call 252-473-2111 ext. 148.
Did You Know?
The U.S.S. Monitor sank off Cape Hatteras during a storm in December 1862. The wreck's location was a mystery until 1973 when a research vessel found the ship 16 miles off the cape in 230 feet of water. In 1975, the Monitor was named the nation’s first National Marine Sanctuary.