The Middle Island Nature Tour is a unique opportunity to explore one of the most secluded and pristine areas on Bald Head Island, known as Middle Island. This exclusive tour is offered by the Bald Head Island Conservancy and takes visitors on an unforgettable journey through the island’s rich ecosystem.
During the tour, visitors will have the chance to explore the Ibis Sanctuary, a private area that is not accessible to the general public. This sanctuary is home to a wide variety of bird species, including the black crowned night heron. Visitors will also get to see other native wildlife in their natural habitat, such as turtles, snakes, and various marsh and coastal creatures.
The tour offers breathtaking views of Cape Creek, where visitors can observe the tidal patterns and learn about the unique ecosystem of the marshes. Conservancy staff will be on hand to provide insights and answer any questions visitors may have about the island’s ecosystem, wildlife, and history.
The Middle Island Nature Tour is suitable for all ages and is a great activity for families, nature enthusiasts, and bird watchers. The tour involves a moderate amount of walking, so comfortable footwear is recommended. Visitors should also bring sunscreen, insect repellent, and a water bottle.
This exclusive tour is only available through the Bald Head Island Conservancy and requires advance booking.
Meet at the Conservancy. Personal golf cart transportation is required.