• Cape Lookout Lighthouse from Barden Inlet

    Cape Lookout

    National Seashore North Carolina

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  • 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.

Park Newspaper

The Cape Lookout National Seashore newspaper is published once a year and is filled with information on the park and ideas on how to enjoy your visit. Included within its 16 pages is visit planning information regardng services, camping, safety and the summer schedule of Ranger programs.

The newspaper is in PDF format and requires Adobe Acrobat Reader for proper viewing and printing. For best results, we suggest that you download the file to your computer before viewing or printing.

2013 Paper Cover

2013 issue
(pdf, 3.5 MB)

2012 Paper Cover_CALO

2012 issue
(pdf, 4.3 MB)

Front Cover of 2011 Newspaper

2011 issue
(pdf, 1.87 MB)

front page of 2010 newspaper

2010 issue
(pdf, 2.62 MB)

front page of 2009 newspaper

2009 issue
(pdf, 2.71 MB)

front page of 2008 newspaper

2008 issue
(pdf, 2.78 MB)

2007 Newspaper front page

2007 issue
(pdf, 2.90 MB)

Did You Know?

Humpback whale in front of Cape Lookout lighthouse

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