Despite rumors to the contrary, access to Cape Point at Cape Hatteras National Seashore remains open to off-road vehicles and pedestrians.
The National Park Service says an access corridor has been established just west of the Point as a buffer for an American oystercatcher nest.
The corridor continues along towards South Beach reopening for additional access.
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