Maria is moving off the coast this evening September 27, 2017. I went for an adventure through Avon and Buxton at high tide just before sunset tonight. There is still a ton of standing water and little to no beach. The water line seems to be receding somewhat. I heard Hatteras Village was hit pretty… Continue reading Hurricane Maria Sunset, Cape Hatteras National Seashore
Just the beginning of Hurricane Maria’s destruction to Hatteras Island. South Avon today September 26,2017 just after high tide. The high tide late night/early tomorrow morning is going to be rough. Stay safe everyone 🙏.
Hurricane Jose at high tide on Hatteras Island today September 19, 2017. Route 12 is closed due to the dune breach at Mirlo Beach in Rodanthe. The Avon Fishing Pier staying strong in the beat down of Jose. Stay safe everyone.
September 11, 2017 the annual Cape Hatteras Lighthouse memorial fireman climb in honor of 9 1 1 with the local fire departments. Never Forget!
This morning September 1, 2017 around 9am in Hatteras Village the 245’th sea turtle nest this season on Cape Hatteras National Seashore was excavated. Last night the nest hatched, however the park service excavated the rest of the eggs that did not hatch on their own. There were 50 total baby sea turtles that hatched… Continue reading 245th Sea Turtle Nest of the 2017 Season on Cape Hatteras National Seashore
I rode my bike to the harbor this evening to watch the sunset over Pamlico Sound. Temperatures are in the the low 70’s and low humidity with no wind. The slick calm harbor was reflective of the wicked sunset. The island is still off grid running on generators while the cable lines are spliced and… Continue reading Avon Harbor Sunset, Ghost Town Mid Tourist Season, August 2, 2017, Off Grid, Power Outage 2017
In case you did not know a new island formed off of Cape Point in Buxton. I have not had the opportunity to go and check it out until today, July 14, 2017. I spent the afternoon searching for sea glass and shells with my daughter and our friends. We paddled across at low tide… Continue reading Shelly Island, New Island Formed Near Cape Point, Buxton, North Carolina, Cape Hatteras National Seashore