Bear Island Bathhouse is now open. Restrooms, indoor and outdoor showers are available. Ferry Service scheduled to resume April 3, 2015, Annual Ferry Passes Now Available for 2015 Ferry Season!
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The bathhouse on Bear Island is now open. Indoor showers for campers, restrooms, and outdoor showers are available. Ferry Service for the 2015 season begins April 3, 2015. Please click the Ferry Schedule link on the left of this page for a complete listing of ferry departure days and times. Annual ferry passes for the 2015 are available for $50.00 at the park office, please click the facilities and fees link to the left for a complete list of ferry ticket prices. Contact the park office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 910.326.4881 with questions.
NOTE: Carts, wagons, or pets are not permitted on the ferry.
Updated: 2015-04-02 16:05:02
Picture yourself relaxing at Hammocks Beach.
Canoeists and kayakers can explore the marsh.
The park is a great place for birdwatching.
Park rangers conduct educational and interpretive programs at the park.
Experience nature like never before at the park's backpack campsites.
The maritime forest is populated by red cedar, loblolly pine, red maple, red bay and various oaks.
Volunteers working on Jones Island.
The visitor center includes educational exhibits.
The Mullet Cup kayak race draws fierce competition.
Loggerhead sea turtles nest at the park.
Hammocks Beach is the only North Carolina state park reached by ferry.
Another spectacular sunset at Hammocks Beach State Park!