Things to Do on Ocracoke: Birding

No matter what season you visit Ocracoke, you’re guaranteed to see a great variety of birds. The island is a haven for migrating waterfowl, shorebirds, songbirds, birds of prey and even the occasional pelagic bird, making birding a very satisfying thing to do on Ocracoke Island. Every once in a while a rare bird will blow off course and visit Ocracoke, like the snowy owl who brought birders from all along the East Coast one winter. Look to these locations for birding on Ocracoke Island.