Change in Harkers Island Visitor Center Hours
Harkers Island Visitor Center hours will be Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. until further notice.
New Special Program on Harkers Island
Contact: Wouter Ketel, 252-728-2250 ext. 3005
Cape Lookout National Seashore will be offering Maritime Forest Guided Tours every Saturday for the remainder of the summer.The tour is a ranger guided program that takes visitors through the Soundside and Willow Pond Trails at the Harkers Island Visitor Center and the Core Sound Waterfowl Museum and Heritage Center.
This tour is a fun activity for the whole family.The program provides a glimpse into the survival, history, and conservation of the local plants and animals of the
For more information on this program and other program offerings call the
Join a ranger for an hour long walk to better understand what makes the
Did You Know?
A lighthouse can be identified by its daymark (painted pattern) or by its light flash pattern. Cape Lookout Lighthouse has a diagonal checker pattern and a single short flash of light every fifteen seconds. Cape Lookout National Seashore More...