Favorite Locations

Outer Banks Region Favorite Photo Sites

Pea Island NWR Subjects: wintering waterfowl, shorebirds,
songbirds, dunes, sunrises, sunsets
Location: North end of Hatteras Island on the
Outer Banks
Cape Hatteras National Seashore Subjects: sunrises, sunsets, shorebirds, dunes,
lighthouses
Location: Northern entrance is at the junction of
US-64 and NC-12 in Nags Head, NC
Bodie Island Lighthouse Subjects: waterfowl, raptors, deer, lighthouse
Location: Located on Bodie Island, the
northernmost island, in the
Cape Hatteras National Seashore
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Subjects: lighthouse, beach, dunes, shorebirds
Location: Hatteras Island on the Cape Hatteras
National Seashore near Buxton, NC
Sandy Run Park Subjects: egrets, osprey, woodpeckers,
wetlands, dragonflies, anoles
Location: Woods Road in Kitty Hawk, NC
Currituck Heritage Park
Subjects: Whalehead Club, sunsets,
Location: Corolla, NC
Currituck Beach Lighthouse Subjects: lighthouse
Location: Corolla, NC
Great Dismal Swamp Subjects: birds, mammals, plant life,
Location: Northeastern NC and southeastern VA
Jockey’s Ridge State Park Subjects: dunes, wildlife, birds
Location: Nags Head, NC
Nags Heads Wood Preserve Subjects: plant life, wildlife, amphibians, birds
Location: Nags Head, NC
Lake Mattamuskeet NWR Subjects: waterfowl, bald eagles, wading birds,
deer
Location: 9 miles east of Swan Quarter, NC
Pocosin Lakes NWR (Pungo Unit) Subjects: snow geese, tundra swans, red-
winged blackbirds, bear
Location: Hwy 45 South to Pantego, NC
Alligator River NWR Subjects: raptors, bear, deer, wintering waterfowl
Location: off of US 64 south of Manns Harbor
Ocracoke Lighthouse Subjects: lighthouse
Location: Ocracoke island, NC
Roanoke Marshes Light Subjects: lighthouse
Location: Manteo, NC