There’s no shortage of breathtaking sights to enjoy on a Bald Head Island vacation. Take in picturesque views from the back porch of your Bald Head Island Services rental. Watch the waves roll in while relaxing on the beach. There are also several natural attractions to explore that are known for showcasing the beauty of this North Carolina island. The reason so much of the island has retained its native nature and wildness is thanks to the Bald Head Island Conservancy. Keep reading to learn more about this group and the work it does.
What Is the BHIC?
Founded in 1983, the Bald Head Island Conservancy (BHIC) is focused on barrier island conservation. One of the group’s main missions is to champion the sustainability of barrier islands like Bald Head Island. The Conservancy helps to sponsor and facilitate scientific research that benefits coastal communities.
What Does the Group Do?
BHIC is known for hosting several recreational and educational activities. When planning your stay at one of our Bald Head Island rentals, take a look at the program calendar to see what is being offered during your vacation. Popular activities include:
- Nature exploration tours: Explore some of the island’s most picturesque natural locations.
- Beach patrol ride-along: This activity, offered during the summer, allows participants to look for and see sea turtles in their natural habitat.
- BHI After Dark: Wander forests, marshes, and wetlands to witness the nocturnal wildlife that call Bald Head home.
- Kayak the Creeks: Head out on a guided kayak trip to see the island from a new point of view.
- NC Coastal Explorers – Touch Tank: Meet and learn about the aquatic creatures that live in the saltwater tanks at the Conservancy.
Start Planning Your Summer Vacation
It’s never too early to start planning your summer escape! Checking out all the activities the Bald Head Island Conservancy offers is an excellent addition to your itinerary. Starting the planning process early gives you a better chance of reserving your top rental option from Bald Head Island Services. Brush up on important golf cart safety tips and set off on memorable adventures from your North Carolina home base.
Our inventory, which includes rooms at Marsh Harbour Inn, includes spacious and luxurious rentals all over Bald Head Island. Whether looking for ocean views or something on the golf course, we have the perfect home for you. To learn more about our Bald Head Island vacation rentals, call 910-363-4955.