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Evening at the Cape
August 18, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - August 19, 2016 @ 10:00 pm
Special evening visit to the island and a chance to climb the lighthouse on August 18, August 19, and August 20. Watch the sunset and the moon and stars come out over unlit beaches. Hear stories of the light keepers and experience the island and the lighthouse as the keepers did, in the dark of the night with only the light of the moon to see by. Reservations required and may be made online starting Monday, August 8 through recreation.gov.The cost of the program is $28 (price includes ferry fee) and is non-refundable (weather dependent). There will be one evening ferry trip on each date for all the climbs that night; the ferry will depart Harkers Island at 7:30 pm and return about 10:00 pm. For more information on the program and how to make reservations: go.nps.gov/eveningatcape.htm