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Vacation-Ready Itinerary | Hatteras Island

Take the anxiety out of vacation planning with this ready-to-go guide to spending a week on Hatteras Island. You’ll strike the perfect balance between downtime and “go” time with this stress-free approach to vacationing:

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RODANTHE, N.C. – The Chicamacomico Historical Association has received two commissioned paintings that depict the 1918 rescue of 42 sailors from the HMS Mirlo, a British oil tanker, by Chicamacomico Keeper John Allen Midgett Jr. and his brave crew of surfmen  from...

If fresh seafood is what you crave, Hatteras Island can serve it up right! Most of the restaurants on the Island specialize in fresh dishes with the catch of the day, clams, oysters, NC shrimp...you won’t be disappointed. What many don’t know are the little hidden gems that may not serve fish,...

August 18, 1899

The Priscilla, a barentine hailing from Baltimore, was on course for Rio when it was ran aground by the intense winds of hurricane San Ciriaco. At 3 a.m. Rasmus Midgett was on beach patrol headed southward from Gull Shoals Lifesaving Station when he came

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The water’s off of the Outer Banks are filled with history and mystery. One of the greatest unsolved mysteries is that of disappearance of Theodosia Burr.

In 1812 the wife of the South Carolina governor, Theodosia Burr, set sail from South Carolina to New York aboard the ship

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