17143NC:Cape Hatteras/Buxton & Ocracoke walks
- Dec 5, 2013IMPORTANT NOTICE: On December 3 the NCDOT abruptly closed the NC Highway 12 Bonner Bridge over the Oregon Inlet for emergency repairs. This is the only land link to Hatteras Island and the Buxton/Cape Hatteras YRE, YR602. Pending repairs to the bridge NCDOT Ferry Division has established and emergency ferry connection between Stumpy Point, NC (landside) and Rodanthe on Hatteras Island.
To get to the Stumpy Point ferry terminal take US Highway 64 to the US 264 intersection in Manns Harbor, NC. If eastbound toward the Outer Banks turn right on US 264 for approximately 13 miles to Log Storage Road in Stumpy Point. Turn left on Log Storage Road and follow to the ferry dock.
Ferry terminal addresses are: Stumpy Point; 100 Log Storage Road, Stumpy Point, NC 27968 and Rodanthe; 23170 Myrna Peters Road, Rodanthe, NC 27968
Refer to the ferry division web site, http://www.ncdot.gov/ferry/, for current schedules and updates.
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