Boating And Sailing Adventures, Along With Discussions On Accommodations Along The Crystal Coast Of NC

August 2020

If you’re traveling by sailboat along the East Coast from the Northeast to Caribbean Islands then this is a great article to learn about accommodations along the Crystal Coast of NC in addition to talks about various waterways and barrier islands of the southern Outer Banks near Cape Lookout, Shackleford Banks, Pamlico Sound, and Bogue Sound.

This article and guide encourages readers to fill in the blanks of accommodations and amenities found along the Intracoastal Waterway in Eastern NC that are specific to sailboat owners.

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What Are Some Great Things To Do And See Near This Crystal Coast Island Adjacent To Cape Lookout National Seashore

August 2020

This article will focus on Harkers Island NC which is located in the down east area of Carteret County along the Crystal Coast. If you are looking for exiting things to do a see on your travels or family vacation then this are of NC is an often missed opportunity for adventures.

This article will focus on tourism of the Cape Lookout and Shackleford Banks islands, along with the culture and heritage of this unique area that lives by it’s own way of life.

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Campground And RV Resorts In Coastal Eastern NC Along The Crystal Coast

August 2020

Great article for those visiting the Crystal Coast beaches near Atlantic Beach, Pine Knoll Shores, Indian Beach and Salter Path, as well as Emerald Isle and will be visiting or vacationing via a recreational vehicle or taking a more primitive route in camping by a tent.

In this article we are relying heavily on visitors to these facilities giving us positive reviews and recommendations to others who may be traveling to the NC destination.

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Recreational Opportunities In The Eastern NC Town Of Pine Knoll Shores With Links To Southern Outer Banks Interests

If you are considering a vacation or trip to Carteret County NC and looking for great attractions and others interests in the Bogue Banks community of Pine Knoll Shores then we hope you will use this resource to discover recreational opportunities, travel accommodations, popular things to see and do, other tourism information, and this town’s relation to the southern Outer Banks.

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Tourism and Economic Officials In NC Announce Critical Need For Workers

July 2020

NC tourism and economic development officials in Carteret County NC released a report recently indicating that the local area is in dire need of skilled trade workers as the area continues to grow in population related to the Interstate 42 project and area military bases expanding.

Construction trades are at the top of the list as residential building in this coastal region of NC flourish as more and more people are considering making this beach community home.

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Great Ideas For The Perfect Beach Weekend Getaway When Visiting Coastal NC

March 9, 2020

Need some hints and ideas on what to do when planning travel to coastal NC tourism destinations such as the Crystal Coast which is near the southern Outer Banks? Well, click on the article below and let’s explore some great recommendations for that romantic weekend or short family vacation.

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NC Tourism Visitors Information. Where Is Your Favorite Destination To Visit And Travel?

While this website focuses on NC Tourism in the central Coastal region of our state near Cape Hatteras, Cape Lookout, Carteret County, and the Crystal Coast, we are interested in hearing about your favorite travel destination in the state and why it is your favorite.

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If you have any questions about Coastal NC attractions and things to see in the local area, please ask and we will answer them.

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While the topics below are focused on the Crystal Coast, we want to hear about other great places in the state where people vacation and visit.

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Carteret County Relationship To Shackleford Banks (Island) In NC. How To Get There?

What is the relationship to Carteret County in NC to Shackleford Banks (Island) and how do you get there? Visitors guide and tourism. Learn more about the wild horses living within this ecosystem and other nature that supports this coastal habitat.

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Parks and Recreation In Carteret County NC > Information For The Kids

Information on various parks and recreation for kids to discover new outlets for physical fitness and social bonding with other kids. Many of these parks also have various events put on by local municipalities that are geared towards kids and families. If you are are visitor to the area and have children, this article is for you!

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List of Public Golf Courses in Carteret County NC

Tourism and public information list of public golf courses in the Carteret County NC communities of Morehead City, Cape Carteret, and Atlantic Beach/Pine Knoll Shores. We also encourage comments and discussions on all our articles along with joining our social network to engage with others.

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Carteret County Video Project in NC #ccvideoproject

The Carteret County Video Project ( #ccvideoproject ) is on a mission to map all attractions, interests, events, and other information in Morehead City, Beaufort, Atlantic Beach, Emerald Isle, Harkers Island, and other municipalities in the county so that the public can learn more about the Crystal Coast.

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Things To Do in Carteret County NC Communities – Parks, Family Fun, Places To See, Landmarks, Sports, And More

Master list of things to do in the Carteret County NC communities of Morehead City, Beaufort, Atlantic Beach, Emerald Isle, Harkers Island, Newport, Pine Knoll Shores, Indian Beach, Salter Path, Cape Carteret, and area down east in Marshallberg, Bettie, and Cedar Island. This NC tourism information will be updated daily.

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Calico Creek in Morehead City NC (Carteret County)

Visitors information on Calico Creek in Morehead City NC (Carteret County) which is an area just down 20th street from Arendell St and contains a great area for fishing, kayaking, nature walk, bird watching, cast netting, and photography. In the summer months this is a great place to get incredible sunset pictures as everything lines up perfectly. This is also a great place to see many coastal shorebirds that inhabit the area.

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Olde Beaufort Farmers Market in Carteret County NC | Buy Local Seafood, Arts & Crafts, Artist, Food, And More All For Charity

Seafood vendors, botanical oils, yoga, fishing, and food all make up the Beaufort Farmers Market at the courthouse square each Saturday from 8:30am till 12:30 pm. This is a great destination for those visiting the county to learn about local efforts and the history of the community.

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Radio Island Public Beach Access In Beaufort NC And Carteret County

Tourism information for visitors to the Radio Island public beach access in Beaufort NC and Carteret County. This area offers a calm water/no waves swimming area for children along the Beaufort inlet, public showers, public restrooms, ample parking, and trails through the sand dunes to access different vantage points of the area. This is also a great fishing spot.

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Grayden Paul Bridge in Beaufort NC (Closed, But Historical). Will It Be Dismantled, Become A Park, Or Both?

The Grayden Paul drawbridge from Morehead City to Beaufort NC is now closed and will be made in to a public park and historical marker. Visitors and locals to Carteret County will have fond memories of this bridge which has served the community for over 7 decades. Tourism officials in the county now look to the new Gallants Channel bridge to spur new development in to Beaufort.

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Historic Homes Of Beaufort NC In Carteret County Along With Tour Information

Tourism and visitor information on the many nationally registered historic homes in Beaufort NC and Carteret County to include tour information in NC’s third oldest city. When is the best time to visit and what are the options for guided tours versus walking tours? If you have questions, this article is for you.

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Boats And Yachts Along Taylors Creek At The Docks In Beaufort NC

If you are a visitor to Beaufort NC in the Spring and Summer months and get the chance to stroll along the boardwalk near the Dockhouse Restaurant and public docks you can view some of the best luxury yachts, old schooners, sailboats, and sport fishing boats this area has to offer. Filed under Carteret County tourism.

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Things To Do In Atlantic Beach NC For Kids And Families – Parks, Shopping, Movies, Restaurants, And More

Great tourism and visitor article for anyone wondering what types of things there are to do in Atlantic Beach NC when visiting this Crystal Coast community in Carteret County. If you discover information we left out, please contact us!

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