• 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.

Shackleford Horses

A herd of 110 to 130 wild horses roams free on Shackleford Banks, a 9 mile long by 1 mile wide island at the southern end of Cape Lookout National Seashore. Discover their history and learn more about the lives of the Shackleford horses.

 

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Sand dollar

Sand dollars are living animals. If you find one that is brown and fuzzy, leave it behind. If it is white and smooth it has already died, and you may keep it. Cape Lookout National Seashore