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.
Cell Phone Tours
Use your cell phone to discover Cape Lookout!
Learn more about the park before, during, or after your visit with Ranger-narrated tours for your cell phone or smart phone. The tour is free; however, normal cell phone minutes and data rates will apply.
Call (252) 838-7052 and select your stop number or view the mobile website or click on the links below to view a specific tour stop on the mobile website.
You can also download the OnCell App for iPhone and Andriod and search for the Cape Lookout National Seashore tour.
Cape Lookout Orientation Tour
Stop 100 - Welcome to Cape Lookout National Seashore
Harkers Island Nature Trails Tour
Stop 201 - The Skeletal Forest
Cape Lookout Light Station Tour
Stop 501 - Sea Oats (Uniola paniculata)
Portsmouth Village Tour - detailed
Stop 940 - Introduction
In Their Own Words: Reminiscences of Village Residents
Did You Know?
During World War II, two 6 inch guns were mounted along the beach and two machine gun nests were built off the main road in the Cape Lookout Village Historic District. Cape Lookout National Seashore