A boat ride three miles off-shore brings you to the barrier islands of Cape Lookout National Seashore. Horse watching, shelling, fishing, birding, camping, lighthouse climbing, and touring historic villages--there’s something for everyone at Cape Lookout. Be sure to bring all the food, water, and supplies you need (and carry your trash out of the park) when visiting these remote beaches. Read More
Explore the Undeveloped Islands of Cape Lookout
ORV Education Certificate
A free ORV Education Certificate & decal is required before driving on the barrier islands. For more information follow the link.
A vehicle can be a great way to reach a remote camping spot or to go surf fishing or shelling. Find out how to best drive on our beaches.
Last updated: February 5, 2019