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                               CAPE LOOKOUT LIGHTHOUSE IS OPEN!!!      

2017 LIGHTHOUSE SCHEDULE

May 16th- Sept 16th

Ticket Booth Hours 9:30-4:00

First Climb begins at 9:45am and the Last Climb is at 4:15

Days of the Week:

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Closed: Monday and Tuesday

 Regular Admission $8.00 
 Child (12 & under, at least 44" tall) $4.00
 Senior Pass (62 and over) $4.00
 Access Pass (visitors w/permanent disabilities) $4.00

***BEACH SHUTTLE SERVICES OFFERED***

Fully narrated land transportation from the lighthouse to the Cape Lookout point and back. Learn about the Cape's history and ecology as you ride in comfort. Experience some of the best shelling around. $10 PER PERSON. Children age 3 and under are free.

Running from April 8th through September 30th        

Today's Schedule

The ONLY Ferry authorized by National Park Service to drop off at Cape Lookout Lighthouse and Shackleford Banks.

Beach Shuttles are no longer running. We will begin our new Beach Shuttle schedule in April 2018. 

FERRY SERVICE IS CANCELLED ON SUNDAY, NOV. 19TH, OUT OF HARKERS ISLAND AND BEAUFORT DUE TO HIGH WINDS.

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EFFECTIVE 10/2/17:

BEAUFORT to SHACKLEFORD BANKS

Departing every hour starting at 9:00 am through 3 pm. Ferries depart from Shackleford every  hour as well, beginning at 10:30 am with the last departure at 3:30 pm.

From
HARKERS ISLAND to SHACKLEFORD BANKS (East End) or CAPE LOOKOUT  or COMBO TRIP TO SHACKLEFORD BANKS & CAPE LOOKOUT:
We are departing every hour on the quarter hour beginning at 9:15 am through 3:15 pm. Ferries depart from the East end of Shackleford and/or Cape Lookout every hour on the three-quarter hour beginning at 9:45 am with the last departure at 3:45 pm.