Change in Harkers Island Visitor Center Hours
The Harkers Island Visitor Center is open Sunday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Morehead City Harbor Dredged Material Management Plan
Cape Lookout National Seashore is a cooperating agency in the Morehead City Harbor Integrated Dredged Material Management Plan being developed by the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers. The full plan draft can be downloaded from the following link. More »
Take Your Parent Outside Day is July 21st
Contact: Wouter Ketel, 252-728-2250 ext. 3005
HARKERS ISLAND, NC - Are you looking for some fun, outdoor activities that you can do as a family? Then make plans to join Park Rangers as we celebrate "Take Your Parent Outside Day" on Saturday, July 21, at the Harkers Island Picnic Area of Cape Lookout National Seashore.
Activities begin at 12:00 Noon and end at 4:00 PM. You can participate in all the activities or just a few; the choice is yours. Scouts, home-school groups, and other organizations are asked to call ahead to help us plan for your group.
Wildlife Is Not The Only Life On The Outer Banks 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Take a Hike 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Nature And Technology Can Work Together 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn to Fish 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Kite Flying All Day
Junior Ranger Adventures All Day
Seaside Treasure ID All Day
Seaside Crafts All Day
Ranger Photo Op All Day
Cast and Catch All Day
Did You Know?
Diamond City, a community that once stood on the eastern end of Shackleford Banks, was named after the daymark pattern on the nearby Cape Lookout Lighthouse. Cape Lookout National Seashore