05/20/10

Cape Hatteras Voted amongst North Carolina's Ten Natural Wonders


Surf or Sound Realty is delighted to announce that Cape Hatteras has been named one of North Carolina’s 10 Natural Wonders.

The designation was given by Land for Tomorrow, a statewide partnership of citizens, businesses, and local governments interested in preserving North Carolina history and conservation. The coalition sponsored a contest to name North Carolina’s Ten Natural Wonders. Open to the public, voters were asked to nominate a landscape or natural feature unique to North Carolina.

Over 200 unique nominations were made, and 3,000 individual votes were counted, and Cape Hatteras joined 9 other amazing North Carolina natural wonders on the list. Ocracoke Island also earned a spot, and other winners included the Blue Ridge Parkway, Grandfather Mountain, Cape Lookout, Great Smoky Mountains, Lake Mattamuskeet, Lumber River, Merchant Millpond State Park, Mountains to Sea Trail and New River.

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