Bird Watching on the Outer Banks National Seashore


Bird Watching on the Outer Banks National Seashore

 

The North Carolina Birding Trail

The Outer Banks offer a variety of birding opportunities. Our coastline, marshes, waters and maritime forests provide a home for many types of birds and we are a "flyway" stopover for many migrating species. Novice or expert, the Outer Banks is a great place to indulge in your birding passion!

The NC Birding Trail is not a ‘trail’ in the traditional sense of the word. It is a series of locations throughout the state of NC for great birding sites. The NC Birding Trail is separated into 3 distinctive sections: