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 »
There are many ways to donate to your favorite park. Regardless of what form it takes, your donation is greatly appreciated!
Donation boxes are located at various locations throughout the park. Unlike park fees, all funds donated in our boxes stay in the park.
Most parks, including Cape Lookout National Seashore, have separate donation accounts for park-specific projects and programs for which you can earmark a gift.
You may donate historic objects, manuscripts (such as diaries, letters, or logbooks), photographs and other historic objects to the park's museum collection.
Did You Know?
A lighthouse can be identified by its daymark (painted pattern) or by its light flash pattern. Cape Lookout Lighthouse has a diagonal checker pattern and a single short flash of light every fifteen seconds. Cape Lookout National Seashore More...