Attention visitors using the Ocracoke to Hatteras ferry starting March 4: Prepare for potential delays due to NC12 roadwork on Ocracoke. The road construction might impact visitors’ travel plans. Please check the NCDOT website at DriveNC.gov for up-to-date information on current conditions on the island. Visitors can consider alternate ferry routes, which are on the Ferry Division website.
For further information about NC12 on the Outer Banks and Ocracoke, follow the NCDOT Twitter and Facebook dedicated to the road.
Does 16 miles of undeveloped coastline make us a little rough around the edges? In the best possible way.
Experience a beach vacation that’s different from anything on the mainland. On Ocracoke Island, you’ll find miles and miles of pristine, undeveloped—and, best of all, uncrowded—beaches for you to enjoy. And that’s just part of our appeal.
A getaway to Ocracoke Island is also about getting back to nature. Soaking up our unique culture. And savoring the local cuisine.
Sure, our island, its beaches, and village might look a little different from what you’re used to on the mainland, but once you see all that Ocracoke Island has to offer, we doubt you’ll ever look back.
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