National Park Service (NPS)

Cape Hatteras National Seashore reopens

NPS Visitors Center, Ocracoke, NC.

NPS Visitors Center, Ocracoke.

NPS Facilities Reopen After Government Shutdown Ends

The brief federal government shutdown ended Monday night with the passing of a bill that reinstated federal funding until Feb. 8.  

All National  Park Services have reopened to the public. Online services. such as ORV permit purchases and campground reservations, are back.

NPS Visitor Center on Ocracoke. Photo by Peter Vankevich