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Cabin Vacations at Cape Lookout National Seashore
A rustic beach cabin facing miles of open beach and the day's activities take place according to "island time". What do we mean by "rustic" cabin? Cabins come with bunk beds, indoor plumbing with potable hot & cold running water, complete bathroom with shower, and gas cooking stoves. There are no refrigerators. You furnish your own cooking utensils, bed linens or sleeping bags, dishes and ice chests. Now you can stay on the pristine, remote beaches of the Cape Lookout Nat'l Seashore without tent camping! To Long Point Cabin Camp (electricity is provided): Morris Marina Ferry Service -- (252)[masked] Cabins at Long Point on the North Core Banks are located across Core Sound from the community of Atlantic. For more info: Cape Lookout Nat'l Seashore -- (252)[masked]http://www.nps.gov/calo/ In order to catch the passenger ferry out of Atlantic, NC (not to be confused with Atlantic Beach, NC) to the North Core Banks of the Cape Lookout NS on Saturday, 01 September 2018, at 11:00am you must be at the dock no later than 10:30am in order to pay the $16.00 ferry service fee. We pay individually at the dock so please bring cash. Monday, 03 September (Labor Day) is the day we check-out @ 10:00am from Long Point Cabin Camp (cabin #7) on the North Core Banks of Cape Lookout. The ferry back to Atlantic on the mainland departs @ 9:45am. I have finished making the necessary payments -&- reservations, i.e., roundtrip ferry service for 6 passengers and 2 nights @ Long Point Cabin Camp for 6 campers. The $50.00 does not cover the cost of $16.00 pp for the roundtrip ferry service. Should be a fantastic holiday weekend! BTW, I reserved the very last air conditioned cabin available during the Labor Day weekend. I will not be ferrying a vehicle to the North Core Banks of Cape Lookout. The cost to do so is $75.00 plus a $7.50 fuel surcharge for a total cost of $82.50. Allowed gear for ferry passengers without vehicles: 1-2 people: 1 cooler 3-4 people: 2 coolers 5-6 people: 3 coolers Each visitor is allowed 1 backpack. Extra gear charge is $2.00 per square foot of space on the ferry deck. RESERVATIONS: A little planning goes a long way toward having an enjoyable stay at Cape Lookout National Seashore. Reservations are highly recommended if you plan on staying in the Great Island Cabins or Long Point Cabins (https://www.nps.gov/calo/planyourvisit/lodging.htm#Reservations). We also recommend that you make reservations if you plan to use one of our authorized ferry services (https://www.nps.gov/calo/planyourvisit/ferry.htm) to access the islands. Our reservation number is[masked] for two nights on the outer banks of Cape Lookout Nat'l Seashore. LONG POINT CABIN CAMP Site: 007 (Cabin #7) Site Type: CABIN ELECTRIC Loop: Long Point Primary Occupant: JOSE HERNANDEZ # of Occupants: 6 # of Vehicles: 2 Arrival Date: Sat Sep 1, 2018 Check-in Time: 1:00 PM Departure Date: Mon Sep 3, 2018 Check-out Time: 10:00 AM Recreation.gov -[masked] NY KNOW BEFORE YOU GO (http://portsmouthislandfishing.com) Getting to and from Long Point Cabin Camp requires either a personal boat or use of the ferry services out of Atlantic, NC. DIRECTIONS: From Morehead City, North Carolina, take Highway 70 east approximately 30 miles. Go straight on Highway 12 for 2.1 miles, turn right on Old Cedar Road for 3.2 miles, turn left on Morris Marina Road and drive to the end of the road. According to Goggle Maps it is 3 hours 30 min, 195 miles, to the Morris Marina in Atlantic from the Triangle via US-70 E. In order to be at the marina no later than 10:30am we should depart the Triangle no later than 6:30am on Saturday, 01 Sept, in order to have a 30 minute safety margin so that we do not miss the ferry. Leaving the Triangle at 6:00am would allow us to stop for breakfast somewhere prior to arrival at the marina. The rendezvous location for carpooling in the Triangle will be ___ Windbyrne Drive, Cary, NC near the intersection of Evans Road & Cary Parkway. Street # will be emailed to all participating members. Park off the street in front of the end townhouse or directly across the street. The Windbrooke community consists of 2 cul-de-sacs with no thru roads and only one way in-&-out (not a gated community). If you drive your own vehicle to the marina there is a $10.00 per day parking fee. Whether you are biking, camping, hiking, paddling or participating in any other outdoor activity you do so at your own risk. You are responsible for choosing whether to participate in an outdoor activity, what you will wear, what equipment you may choose to use, any routes you may choose to take, and whether your knowledge, skills or physical condition are appropriate for the activity. You also take the responsibility for any guest that you may bring. Make the BEST decisions for you and your guests' personal safety.

Morris Marina Ferry Service

1000 Morris Marina Road · Atlantic, NC

$50.00
Respond by: 8/31/2018
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