Address:  Davis Shore Ferry Service
PO Box 45
148 Willis Road
Davis, North Carolina  28524

Phone:  (252) RAW-FISH  or
(252) 729-3474
Fax:  (252) 729-8411

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Office hours are 7 am - 6 pm

Ferry Reservations are currently available by phone only - please call 252-729-3474.

Davis Shore Ferry Service - the original Davis Ferry - has been operating for four generations, carrying vehicles and passengers to Great Island Camp on South Core Banks (Cape Lookout).

Davis Shore Ferry Service is proud to offer vehicle and passenger service
leaving from Davis, NC to South Core Banks (Great Island Cabins/Camp) and return.

Ferry Service, Ice, Bait, Tackle, and other supplies
are available through Davis Shore Ferry Service.

Free Parking!

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Cabin rentals/reservations are controlled by and made with the
National Park Service on Core Banks South. 
Cabins and Gas will be paid for on the Island and not at Davis Shore Ferry Service. 
(Payment on the island can be made by cash, check, or credit card)
Reservations available online through
For those without web access, please call 1-877-444-6777 to make your reservation.
For more info visit

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GPS Location = 34.795278,-76.458638

Ferries operate (weather allowing) March 11 - December 31
(Ferries will not operate Dec 24-26.)
Ferry service may be increased or decreased based on reservations and seasonal demand.

Ferry operators are Licensed Captains (Masters) and are
operating inspected vessels under USCG regulations.

Providing vehicle and passenger ferry service to the Great Island Cabins at Cape Lookout National Seashore since the 1950's in a family atmosphere. Supplies such as ice, bait, tackle, firewood are available.

Free parking.

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email us - updated March 23, 2021 Davis Shore Ferry Service.
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