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  • Cape Lookout National Seashore

    The Sand Beneath Our Feet

    • Time: 10:30 AM,2:00 PM,3:00 PM
    • Location: Light Station Visitor Center
    • Fees: no charge for ranger program
    Saturday, August 27, 2016

    Take a 20-minute break from the sun on your beach trip and spend it with the Park Ranger. Discover more about your favorite beach!

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  • Cape Lookout National Seashore

    Beach Birding with a Side of Horses

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Beaufort, NC
    • Fees: Ferry fee, no charge for ranger-guided program
    Sunday, August 28, 2016

    Come for a walk on the wild-side with a Ranger to discover what birds are flying and where the horses are hiding on Shackleford Banks

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  • Cape Lookout National Seashore

    Naturalist Exploration of Shackleford Banks

    • Time: 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Beaufort, NC
    • Fees: ferry fee charged, no charge for ranger program
    Friday, September 2, 2016

    Join a Ranger for an exploration of the dunes, marshes, mud flats, and the ocean on Shackleford Banks!

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  • Cape Lookout National Seashore

    Horse Sense and Survival Tour

    • Location: Shackleford Banks, NC
    • Fees: Ferry Fee Only
    Wednesday, September 14, 2016

    Join a Park Ranger for a glimpse into the world of the wild horses of Shackleford Banks.

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  • Cape Lookout National Seashore

    Evening at the Cape

    • Location: Harkers Island, NC
    • Fees: $28 per person (includes ferry cost)
    Friday, September 16, 2016

    Experience the Cape Lookout Lighthouse and island as the Lighthouse Keepers did, in the dark of the night.

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Special Event Programs

Horse Sense & Survival Walking Tours
Join a Ranger for a half-day walking trip to find the wild horses of Shackleford Banks and watch their behavior. There is a fee for the ferry service. Call (252) 728-2250 ext. 0 for reservations and more information.

An Evening at the Cape

Bring your flashlight and experience the Cape Lookout Lighthouse and nearby beaches as the Lighthouse Keepers did at the start of their work "day", in the dark. These special climbs are scheduled near the full moon of each month from May through September. There is a fee which includes the price of tickets for the lighthouse and the ferry cost.

Portsmouth Homecoming

A gathering of family, neighbors, friends and soon-to-be friends. Come join us for this bi-annual gathering in the village of Portsmouth.

Happy Anniversary! The park is 50 years old & the National Park Service is 100 years old this year. Come join us on June 18th as we celebrate these milestone anniversaries.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

131 Charles St
Harkers Island, NC 28531

Phone:

(252) 728-2250

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