We offer pelagic trips from Hatteras, North Carolina to explore our near shore, dynamic ecosystem formed by the combination of the Continental Shelf edge & the Gulf Stream Current.
Next trips are going on the weather dates from OBX Marina in Wanchese- First trip runs on Sunday and second trip is on Monday- 0600- Sunday full- room f/3 Monday
*Added one more winter trip: Feb 29(Mar 1)!
& the 2020 Schedule is UP! Click for WINTER & for GULF STREAM trips. (Or just hover on schedule above!)
Space Limited On The Following!
February 22(23) 3 spaces open (2/14/20)
May 15 has 3 spaces open (2/14/20) May 27 has 1 space open (2/8/20)
Humpback whale photo below by participant Kenneth Kelly from 2/18/19!
Spring 2018 was amazing! On May 29 we encountered & photographed a Tahiti Petrel – possibly the first to be seen in the Atlantic Ocean, not to mention NC…read the report here! (photos by Kate Sutherland)
Spring is the best time to see Fea’s Petrel here off Hatteras, but they can be around in Summer too!
White-faced Storm-Petrel below by Kate Sutherland – read about the August 28, 2016 trip!
If you would like some help with birding on land while you are on the Outer Banks, try getting in touch with Jeff Lewis in Manteo. His email address is firstname.lastname@example.org and he would love to take you birding