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Morehead City area
Whether you seek something secluded, active or just plain unspoiled, there are a number of beaches waiting for you and your family at the Crystal…
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Atlantic Beach (19.62 mile)
October 23 - 24
The Tuna Run 200 is an amazing, overnight relay adventure in which you and your friends Run 200 Scenic Miles to finish at the beach and enjoy tuna and your beverage of choice after a job well done.
Swansboro (1.99 mile)
October 10 , October 11
Come celebrate one of Swansboro's oldest traditions with Fried Mullet, arts and craft vendors, kids crafts, local performers and beach music by the water.
Cape Carteret (1.83 mile)
Create a pirate hat, get pirate tattoos, make merry with a Beaufort pirate, join in a costume contest, get a pirate photo taken, go on a scavenger hunt, collect pirate booty and much more!
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Cape Carteret (1.26 mile)
Conveniently located on hwy 70 in Beaufort serving breakfast and lunch
Swansboro (1.28 mile)
We are a bottle shop meets beer bar with the largest selection of beer in eastern nc with 800 bottles and 4 on tap. We have a biergarten with an additional 4 drafts with live music on Fri&Sat.
Swansboro (1.71 mile)
The Swannsborough Yacht Club is a landmark in the town of Swansboro. Hands down the best bar in town plus it's located on the water.
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Emerald Isle (0.02 mile)
This Emerald Isle oceanfront camping resort offers 325 grass sites with full hookups, lots of amenities, dump station, outdoor pool, recreational r...
Cedar Point (0.14 mile)
Located between Cape Carteret and Swansboro on the Intracoastal Waterway, this RV park has 300 sites with full hookups.
Emerald Isle (0.56 mile)
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Not Just A Motel, A Destination!
Waterfront motel located on the intracoastal waterway, perfect for overnight while kayaking (outfitter on site)...
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