Commercial Services

Surfer Riding a Wave
Surfer Catching a Wave
The following businesses and organizations are authorized to provide visitor activities in Cape Hatteras National Seashore.

Please contact the businesses and organizations directly with any questions via the website links or phone numbers provided below.

Commercial Lease

Concession Operations

Commercial Use Authorization Holders

Beach Equipment Services

Beach Fire Services
  • Ocracoke Beach Fires (Phone 252-588-2300)

Guided Fishing Services

Guided Horseback Tours

Guided Waterfowl Hunting

  • Ocracoke Native Duck Hunting (phone: 252-921-0011)
  • Ocracoke Outdoors Portsmouth Island Tours (phone: 252-588-0187)
  • Williams Fish-N-Hunt Guide Service (phone: 252-588-0185)

Interpretive and Education Programs

Non-Motorized Boat Tours

Off-Road Vehicle Driving Tours

Photography Instruction

Road Based Commercial Tours and Transportation

Sail Boat Tours

Watersport Instruction (surfing, kiteboard, kitesurfing, etc.)

Wedding Equipment Set-Up

For information on how to apply for a Commercial Use Authorization, visit

For questions regarding Concessions, Commercial Use Authorizations (CUAs), and doing business in Cape Hatteras National Seashore, e-mail us or call 252-475-9033 8:00 am – 4:30 pm Monday – Friday, Eastern Standard Time, excluding federal holidays.

Last updated: April 26, 2021

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Mailing Address:

Cape Hatteras National Seashore
1401 National Park Drive

Manteo, NC 27954


(252) 473-2111

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