Bald Head Island Conservancy

Around Bald Head Island

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Around Bald Head Island

Bald Head Island is a special place that offers visitors a unique experience. From beautiful beaches and serene forests to a thriving ecosystem, the island has something for everyone. Whether you are planning a day trip or an extended stay, there are plenty of resources available to help you make the most of your time on the island.

One of the top destinations on Bald Head Island is the Bald Head Island Conservancy. This nonprofit organization is dedicated to fostering education, conservation, and preservation of the island’s natural resources. The Conservancy offers a range of educational programs and guided tours for all ages, including marsh crabbing and fishing, reptile round-up, and turtle walks. You can also visit Turtle Central, the Conservancy’s gift shop, which features unique gifts and souvenirs.

When planning your trip to Bald Head Island, be sure to add the Conservancy and Turtle Central to your bucket list. The Conservancy’s campus is located at 700 Federal Road Bald Head Island, NC 28461. Whether you’re looking for a hands-on experience or just want to learn more about the island’s ecology, the Conservancy is a must-visit destination. So don’t miss out on this opportunity to connect with nature and experience the magic of Bald Head Island.

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During your trip, you can explore the island by embarking on the Conservancy’s free self-guided nature scavenger hunt! Begin in front of the Conservancy campus near the Thad and Lee Wester Circle, and search for 8 boxes around the entire island using clues. The island also offers hiking trails and a Wildlife Overlook! Click here for a printable version of our Island Nature Map featuring wildlife hotspots and trails.

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