|Chesapeake Bay from north end|
|Oregon Inlet campsite at sunset|
The Cape Hatteras National Seashore is a set of barrier islands on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. My first night I stayed at the Oregon Inlet Campground on Bodie Island. Here I watched the moon rise and slept to the surf's song.
|Bodie Island Lighthouse|
|Cape Hatteras Lighthouse|
Fort Raleigh was "England's first home in the New World," 1584-1590. Although Sir Walter Raleigh never visited this fort, he sponsored the colonization. The fort is an earthen works; that is, the English soldiers "dug in" on this spot to defend the colony.
|Earthworks of Fort Raleigh|
|Field where the Wright Brothers |
achieved flight for the first time