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.
Critters of the Night
Rescheduled to November 10th due to Hurricane Sandy
Date: Saturday, November 10th
When the sun sets and many creatures are going to sleep, others are just waking up. Discover some of the mysterious animals which make the park come alive in the dark of the night.
All activities are free to the public and will take place at Shell Point across from the Harkers Island Visitor Center.
Groups are asked to contact the park (252-728-2250 or e-mail us) to let us know how many people you plan to bring.
2012 activity schedule
Did You Know?
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