Most park facilities closed from the effects of Hurricane Florence will be open and operational beginning Friday, August 30, 2019. Ferry service to Bear Island will leave the mainland every 30 minutes Friday - Monday (Labor Day) from 9:30 to 5:30pm. There will be NO ferry service Tuesday, September 3, 2019. The bathhouse with drinking water, restroom facilities, and showers for our campers will be open. Camping reservations will be available on-line and at the call center for the night of August 30th forward, holiday minimums for the Labor Day weekend apply. Huggins Island will be open for day visits, but Jones Island will remain closed to visitors due to dock damage. The boat ramp will also open August 30, 2019 for use during park hours, boat ramp permits available at the visitor center. Please see Hammocks Beach Updates for additional information.