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?
Lightning whelks eat about one large clam per month. The whelk pries the clam open with its muscular foot, wedges the clam open with its shell, then eats the soft inside of the clam. Lightning whelk shells, which whorl to the left, wash up on the beach at Cape Hatteras National Seashore.