Cape Hatteras campgrounds open for season April 12

Frisco campground on Hatteras Island. [Photo courtesy National Park Service]

The 2019 Cape Hatteras National Seashore camping season at the Oregon Inlet, Cape Point, Frisco and Ocracoke campgrounds will begin on Friday, April 12, the National Park Service announced this week.

Water and electric services are available at 23 camping sites at Oregon Inlet Campground. All campgrounds accommodate tents, trailers and motorhomes up to 35 feet. Each campground also provides rest rooms, potable water, showers, grills, and picnic tables. 

Camping at Cape Hatteras National Seashore is permitted only in designated campgrounds. For more details, go to:

Reservations can be made by calling 877-444-6777, or on the internet at

All four campgrounds will remain open until the season ends on Dec. 2.