It's time to go camping on the Outer Banks. Superintendent Mike Murray says the campgrounds at Oregon Inlet, Frisco and Ocracoke will open on April 7th for the 2007 season.
All campgrounds accommodate tents, trailers, and motor homes no longer than 35 feet. Each campground provides rest rooms, potable water, unheated showers, grills, and picnic tables. No utility connections are available.
The Cape Point Campground opens May 25th and closes September 3rd. Oregon Inlet and Frisco campgrounds open April 7th and close on October 8th; Ocracoke campground opens April 7th and closes October 30th.
Camping fees for Oregon Inlet, Frisco and Cape Point will remain at 20 dollars per night and camping fees at Ocracoke Campground will increase to 23 dollar per night. Holders of the Golden Age or Golden Access passes, or the new Interagency Senior or Access passes, get a 50 percent discount.