The weather along the Outer Banks varies throughout the year and even throughout the day. Please check the National Weather Service information at http://www.weather.gov/mhx/ for forecast information.
Park Entrance - $0.00
There is no fee to enjoy the grounds of Cape Hatteras National Seashore.
Located in the historic Double Keepers' Quarters of the Bodie Island Lighthouse, this visitor center is where you can purchase lighthouse climb tickets or ORV permits, talk to a ranger about the seashore, or shop for gifts.
The visitor center offers orientation information, a bookstore to shop for gifts, and a place to purchase ORV permits.
The Museum of the Sea is within the historic Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Double Keepers' Quarters. The two-floor museum contains exhibits on Outer Banks history and natural history. A small audiovisual room provides a video presentations, available upon request.
The Ocracoke Island Visitor Center is where you can go within the village of Ocracoke to get park information, purchase ORV permits, or shop for gifts.