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Bald Head Island Conservancy

700 Federal Rd, Bald Head Island, NC 28461-5052
+1 910-457-0089
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Great place to learn!

This place offers tons of camps , fishing , crabbing, nature walks, overnight camps, sunset... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
Ann W
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Great Program Options

We did the turtle trot while we were visiting. It was a well organized event. We also signed up... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
Charlotte, North Carolina
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700 Federal Rd, Bald Head Island, NC 28461-5052
+1 910-457-0089
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

This place offers tons of camps , fishing , crabbing, nature walks, overnight camps, sunset scientists etc. very friendly college staff. Also has a touch tank and dissection

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We did the turtle trot while we were visiting. It was a well organized event. We also signed up for kayaking through the conservancy programs. We enjoyed the time and our guides did a nice job. Gift shop has some nice selections. They had several...More

Thank hseh
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

For years we have stopped at the conservancy when on BHI. Join to have access to the turtle walk. Totally worth it!

Thank TVBelle
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Did the two hour nature tour with wife and a 12 and 9 year old. We didn't really see much that we couldn't have seen driving around the island on our own. Guide was very nice though. Learned a little but still think the tour...More

Thank Evan S
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Great spot to learn more about the island and all its diversity. I wish we would have started here instead of ended here!

Thank PriceKM
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The ecosystems of the barrier islands are so fragile and so sensitive to the slightest changes. Thank you for all of your continued efforts to protect the flora and fauna and to educate about their importance!

Thank catarina r
Reviewed 20 November 2016

I recently traveled to Bald Head Island for my second ever visit. This time with three great friends, none of whom had been here before. We rented a six passenger golf cart so we had lots of room for our cameras and we pretty much...More

Thank gemcityer
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

This place was awesome. Great classes for young and old, plus the best gift shop on the island. The atmosphere is just so laid back and cool. A great place to learn about all the wild life on the island and important research and preservation...More

Thank Jay M
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I was very impressed with the dedication of the staff and interns. They do a lot of work preserving the ecosystem of the island and are very helpful. There are many different activities for kids as well as adults. Learning about the sea turtle nesting...More

Thank sheila H
Reviewed 16 July 2016

If you are a nature and turtle lover like me you will want to check this place out! There is information and classes available. There is a fee for the classes. Be sure and get a schedule to take advantage of any classes being offered...More

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