Cape Henry/Fort Story

East Beach

Lat:3655'29.42" Long:7600'09.71"


Cape Henry is the site of the Army installation of Fort Story. It is located at the entrance of the Chesapeake Bay within the city of Virginia Beach. It offers launches for all wind directions except Southwest to South. The observation tower houses the Cape Henry iWindsurf sensor.


Cape Henry sits within Fort Story Military Reservation. From Interstate 64 take Northhampton Boulevard (U.S. 13) towards the Chesapeake Bay Bridge. Then take Shore Drive (Route 60) South and turn into Fort Story Military Reservation. Entrance is by visitor pass issued by military personnel at Fort Story.

Satellite image of the Cape Henry. North is to the right.

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