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 »
Seashore Re-opens after Hanna
Contact: Wouter Ketel, 252-728-2250 ext 3005
Harkers Island, NC – Superintendent Russel J. Wilson announced that on Sunday morning a post-storm assessment of impacts to park resources, facilities and historic structures was performed. The initial assessment revealed only minimal impact to facilities and buildings and typical storm impacts on seashore beaches.
Superintendent Wilson announced that all areas of Cape Lookout National Seashore reopened to visitors, and all services resumed at 11:00 AM on Sunday, September 07, 2008.
Did You Know?
Barrier islands, such as those of Cape Lookout National Seashore, are piles of sand. As storms come up from the ocean the beaches are constantly rearranged.