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Bald Head Island Conservancy

700 Federal Rd, Bald Head Island, NC 28461-5052
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Excellent resource for families

Great programs for children and adults focused on ecology and the flora and fauna of the island... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DonnaElizabeth0304
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Bald Head Island, North Carolina
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Greeter was wonderful, pointing us to various nature spots on the island

We rented bikes on Bald Head and had a wonderful ride to the end of the island where the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Slim1985
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Portland, Maine
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700 Federal Rd, Bald Head Island, NC 28461-5052
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"great place to learn"
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"flora and fauna"
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"turtle walk"
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"gift shop"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great programs for children and adults focused on ecology and the flora and fauna of the island. Non-profit gift shop with all proceeds going to programs to save loggerhead sea turtles who nest on BHI each summer.

Thank DonnaElizabeth0304
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rented bikes on Bald Head and had a wonderful ride to the end of the island where the Conservancy is located. We were greeted with information on the on-site exhibits as well as suggestions on to where to find bald eagles, alligators and other...More

Thank Slim1985
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

I love science and I live encouraging little minds to live science as well! My husband and I, 4 kids (ages 13-4) signed up for the kids activity-dissection and were super excited! We signed up for two dissections specimens and they were going to partner...More

Thank Juliejorgy
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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12 September 2017|
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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!
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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
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