Hunting & Fishing
Recreational fishing is available by boat in the Currituck Sound and fishing from the shore is available in the ocean. A North Carolina fishing license is required.
Hunting on the Currituck National Wildlife Refuge is by permit only!
Currituck National Wildlife Refuge is located in the northern region of North Carolina’s Outer Banks. The 4,392-acre refuge is managed by the staff of Mackay Island National Wildlife Refuge. The refuge office is located 1 mile from the VA/NC state-line off highway 615 near Knotts Island, NC.
Permit applications can be mailed to Currituck National Wildlife Refuge, PO Box 39, Knotts Island, NC 27950.
Big Game Hunting Permit Application 2014/2015
Harvest Report Form 2013/2014