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The beach blog contains short updates on beach access and conditions. To see current beach access information, go to On the Beach Blog, you will also find previous issues of the Cape Chronicle e-newsletter. The Cape Chronicle newsletter is now published via email and social media. If you'd like to subscribe to the Cape Chronicle newsletter, email

Cape Chronicle Newsletter - August 2, 2018

August 02, 2018 Posted by: Mike Barber

July 2018 was the wettest month in the Buxton/Frisco area since June 1949! After receiving 20.31 inches of rain last month, it is pretty safe to say that nobody on Hatteras Island, or anywhere on the Outer Banks, will be saying “we need the rain” any time soon.


Cape Chronicle Newsletter - July 26, 2018

July 26, 2018 Posted by: Mike Barber

Welcome to the first issue of Cape Chronicle! Cape Hatteras National Seashore Recreational Area became the Nation’s first National Seashore when it was established on January 12, 1953. Now, the Nation’s first Seashore has its first email newsletter! We look forward to providing regular updates on all of our recreational activities, along with interpretive programming schedules, safety information, and various other topics of interest.


Last updated: November 8, 2016

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Manteo, NC 27954


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