Rachel Carson Reserve, Beaufort

4.8
#3 of 7 in Wildlife in Beaufort
The NC Coastal Reserve and National Estuarine Research Reserve protects representative coastal and estuarine ecosystems for research, education and compatible traditional use. The Reserve includes ten sites along the NC coast: Currituck Banks, Kitty hawk Woods, Buxton Woods, Buckridge, Rachel Carson, Permuda Island, Masonboro Island, Zeke's Island, Bald Head Woods, and Bird Island.
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  • Anchored here in Taylor Creek you can dinghy up no problem at all, the inner green trail and outer blue trail very well marked. The outer blue gets a bit muddy in placed so wear appropriate shoes . Ve...  more »
  • The North Carolina Coastal Reserve sponsors a number of field trips at the Rachel Carson Reserve for free during the summer. The one we took on 6/18 was the circumnavigation cruise around the Reserve....  more »
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  • We went to find sand dollars and possibly get a glimpse of the wild horses. We were not disappointed on both fronts. Awesome day with my family!
  • Beautiful beach and reserve. Duaghter loved the horses and the beaches. Please when you visit DO NOT leave trash. Pick it up if you see any.
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