May 19, 2017
Join the Cape Lookout National Seashore for ‘Evening at the Cape’ programs in 2017!
Cape Lookout National Seashore announces this year’s Evening at the Cape program schedule, which will begin with three programs on Thursday, June 8th, Friday, June 9th, and Saturday, June 10, 2017.
May 10, 2017
Volunteers Sought to Lead Lighthouse Tours and Orient Park Visitors
The Cape Lookout Lighthouse public climbing season begins Tuesday, May 16, 2017.
May 04, 2017
Save the Date! Please Join Us as We Celebrate the Completion of a Photovoltaic System & the Opening of the Lighthouse
Please join Cape Lookout National Seashore as we open the lighthouse for climbs and celebrate the completion of a photovoltaic system that will power the lighthouse, Keepers Quarters, and related utility systems.
May 01, 2017
Tourism to Cape Lookout National Seashore creates $22.9 million in Economic Benefits. Report shows visitor spending supports 322 jobs in local economy.
A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 458,000 visitors to Cape Lookout National Seashore in 2016 spent $20,931,700 in communities near the park.
April 07, 2017
Cape Lookout National Seashore Honors Marcel Plathe as the 2016 Volunteer of the Year
Cape Lookout National Seashore selects Marcel Plathe as the Volunteer of the Year for 2016. This annual award goes to the volunteer who best demonstrates exceptional commitment to public service and volunteerism while working at the Seashore.
March 23, 2017
Cape Lookout National Seashore Drew 458,000 Visits in 2016
In 2016 Cape Lookout National Seashore had 458,000 visits, up by 57,587 visits (6.95%) from 2015.
March 15, 2017
Cape Lookout Introduces Educational Certificates for Off-Road Vehicle Use
The National Park Service will initiate an Off-Road Vehicle (ORV) Educational Certificate program for ORV users that visit Cape Lookout National Seashore in 2017.
March 09, 2017
Cape Lookout National Seashore Student Volunteer Lands NCSU Scholarship
Cape Lookout National Seashore is pleased to announce that Volunteer-In-Parks (VIP), Natalie Chazal, 17, of Morehead City, NC, won a prestigious Park Scholarship to North Carolina State University.
February 23, 2017
Cape Lookout Opens Accessibility Fishing Pier and Refurbished Trail
Cape Lookout National Seashore opens a new fishing pier and refurbishes the Soundside Nature Trail, both of which improve accessibility for all park visitors.
January 26, 2017
National Park Service Signs Record of Decision on Off-Road Vehicle Plan
On January 10, 2017, the National Park Service (NPS) Southeast Regional Director signed the Record of Decision (ROD) for the Cape Lookout National Seashore’s Final Off-Road Vehicle Management Plan/Environmental Impact Statement (Final Plan).
December 21, 2016
Closing Wade Shore Restroom on Shackleford Banks
Cape Lookout National Seashore announces the closing of Wade Shore restroom on Shackleford Banks.
December 09, 2016
Release of Final Off-Road Vehicle Plan/ Environmental Impact Statement for Cape Lookout National Seashore
The National Park Service (NPS) has released the Final Off-Road Vehicle Plan/ Environmental Impact Statement (plan) for Cape Lookout National Seashore (Seashore). The Notice of Availability was published in the Federal Register on December 9, 2016.
December 05, 2016
2016 Winter Seashore Activities and Operating Hours
A beach is a marvelous place to get away from it all and explore on those beautiful, crisp days during the winter. Dress for the weather and come out to see what you’ve been missing!