ORV Plan Comment Period Extended
On May 23, 2014, the NPS released a Environmental Impact Statement for its Off-Road Vehicle Management Plan for a 60-day comment period, which was extended to September 4. The comment period will be extend an additional 15 days until September 19, 2014.
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?
Shorebird chicks often freeze in place or hide in tire tracks when threatened, making them vulnerable to cars on the beach. Please drive carefully and obey wildlife closures. Cape Lookout National Seashore More...