Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge

14500 SR 12
Rodanthe, NC 27968- Map It
(252) 987-2394

AAA Editor Notes

Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge covers approximately 5,880 acres just s. of Oregon Inlet on Hatteras Island. Birds include more than 250 species of local and migratory fowl. Observation decks, about 5 miles south of the Oregon Inlet bridge, permit views of the ocean, wildlife and shipwrecks along the shore.
Free.
Hours: Daily dawn-dusk. Visitor center open 9-4 when volunteers are available. Closed Christmas.