Cape Charles in Northampton County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Kiptopeke State Park
(upper right) Normal beach shape, calm conditions; Beach erosion during a storm; Beach and dune repair after storm.
Observe wildlife in its natural habitat whenever possible
Release any wildlife you have caught for closer observation
Release wildlife in the same exact spot where you caught it
Take photographs, make drawings, or write in a journal rather than take a specimen with you
Clean up any litter and volunteer for beach clean-up activities
Follow fishing regulations and license requirements
Remember, permits are required for collection of any plants or animals.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Environment • Waterways & Vessels.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3540 Kiptopeke Drive, Cape Charles VA 23310, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chesapeake Bay (here, next to this marker); Farm to Market (here, next to this marker); Maritime Highway (a few steps from this marker); A Good Start (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Concrete Ships (about 700 feet away); Fisherman Island NWR (approx. 3.4 miles away); Mansion Site (approx. 4.3 miles away); Bacon's Rebellion (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cape Charles.
Also see . . . Kiptopeke State Park. Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation (Submitted on October 17, 2016.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 17, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 12, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 243 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 12, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.