We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bald Head Island Conservancy

700 Federal Rd, Bald Head Island, NC 28461-5052
+1 910-457-0089
Save
Review Highlights
A must visit when you're on the island

Great place for kids and adults to learn about the wildlife that inhabits Bald Head and shop for... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Christine F
,
Winston Salem, North Carolina
Great place to learn!

This place offers tons of camps , fishing , crabbing, nature walks, overnight camps, sunset... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
Ann W
via mobile
Read all 32 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“nature tour” (3 reviews)
“golf cart” (4 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 08:30 - 20:00
LOCATION
700 Federal Rd, Bald Head Island, NC 28461-5052
CONTACT
+1 910-457-0089
Write a Review
Reviews (32)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 24 August 2017

Great place for kids and adults to learn about the wildlife that inhabits Bald Head and shop for souvenirs while contributing to the Conservancy.

Thank Christine F
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

This place offers tons of camps , fishing , crabbing, nature walks, overnight camps, sunset scientists etc. very friendly college staff. Also has a touch tank and dissection

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We did the turtle trot while we were visiting. It was a well organized event. We also signed up for kayaking through the conservancy programs. We enjoyed the time and our guides did a nice job. Gift shop has some nice selections. They had several...More

Thank hseh
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

For years we have stopped at the conservancy when on BHI. Join to have access to the turtle walk. Totally worth it!

Thank TVBelle
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Did the two hour nature tour with wife and a 12 and 9 year old. We didn't really see much that we couldn't have seen driving around the island on our own. Guide was very nice though. Learned a little but still think the tour...More

Thank Evan S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Great spot to learn more about the island and all its diversity. I wish we would have started here instead of ended here!

Thank PriceKM
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The ecosystems of the barrier islands are so fragile and so sensitive to the slightest changes. Thank you for all of your continued efforts to protect the flora and fauna and to educate about their importance!

Thank catarina r
Reviewed 20 November 2016

I recently traveled to Bald Head Island for my second ever visit. This time with three great friends, none of whom had been here before. We rented a six passenger golf cart so we had lots of room for our cameras and we pretty much...More

1  Thank gemcityer
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This place was awesome. Great classes for young and old, plus the best gift shop on the island. The atmosphere is just so laid back and cool. A great place to learn about all the wild life on the island and important research and preservation...More

Thank Jay M
Reviewed 17 August 2016

I was very impressed with the dedication of the staff and interns. They do a lot of work preserving the ecosystem of the island and are very helpful. There are many different activities for kids as well as adults. Learning about the sea turtle nesting...More

Thank sheila H
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Delphina Coastal Cuisine
149 reviews
4.63 km away
Mojo's on the Harbor
327 reviews
4.56 km away
Sandpiper Coffee and Ice Cream
52 reviews
4.64 km away
Maritime Market Cafe
74 reviews
2.17 km away
Nearby Attractions
Bald Head Island Lighthouse
191 reviews
4.41 km away
Bald Head Island Club
58 reviews
3.94 km away
The Sail Shop
17 reviews
4.56 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
bansocam
12 September 2017|
Answer
Response from PriceKM | Reviewed this property |
The Sail Shop Kayaking & Canoeing, Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing 96 Keelson Row, Bald Head Island, NC 28461 +1 910-457-6844 They offer guided tours!
0
Votes
bansocam
5 September 2017|
Answer
Response from Ann W | Reviewed this property |
Hi!! I'm Not sure about the turtle nesting because they were not ready to hatch when we were there in July. The whole island is only accessible by golf cart so lots of fun driving around! You can go to the conservancy when... More
0
Votes
bansocam
5 September 2017|
Answer
Response from TVBelle | Reviewed this property |
There may be some nests left to hatch. Check the conservancy website. There are boat rentals in the harbor. Golf carts are the mode of transport so your friend with the bad knee should be able to ride around and sightsee... More
0
Votes