Special Event Days at Cape Lookout
Contact: Wouter Ketel, 252-728-2250
Harkers Island, N.C. -- Acting Superintendent Mike Tranel announced 4 new special event programs to be held at Cape Lookout National Seashore. These programs will take place at the Harkers Island Visitor Center and the adjacent Shell Point picnic area. These programs are designed to involve children and their families. Scouts, home-school groups, and other organizations are asked to call ahead to help us plan for your group.
For more information on these programs and other program offerings, call the Harkers Island Visitor Center at (252) 728-2250 for a complete schedule.
Junior Ranger Day: April 17, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Take Your Parent Outside Day: June 18, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Your National Park Day: August 20, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Critters of the Night: October 29, 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Did You Know?
Diamond City was a shore-based whaling community located where Barden Inlet now separates the islands of Shackleford Banks and South Core Banks. Crews would row whaling dories out from shore to chase the whales as they migrated past the island. Cape Lookout National Seashore