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Play a round at Albemarle Plantation or one of our many other nationally recognized courses.
Drive roads that double as destinations from the Cherohala Skyway to the Outer Banks Byway.
Go wild at the North Carolina Zoo, coastal aquariums and other animal attractions.
Discover Chimney Rock, Lake Lure and other outdoor sights as well as the quirky charm of this region’s arts, dining and craft breweries.
An area rich in history, this region also is home to furniture and pottery making, a barbecue battleground and Yadkin Valley wineries.
These south-facing beaches are home to America’s Coolest Small Town, Cape Lookout National Seashore and the nation’s best wreck diving.
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The Hyde County Chamber of Commerce serves Ocracoke Island as well as all of the Mainland Hyde County communities.
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Avon (17.84 mile)
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The top 24 men and women from around the world compete in surf, slicks and slider disciplines.
Harkers Island (7.13 mile)
100th Anniversary of the Portsmouth United Methodist Church Saturday, April 26, 2014; from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Program & Pot-luck dinner on the grounds. Call 252-728-2250 for more information.
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Ocracoke (0.21 mile)
Coffee, espresso, tea, smoothies, bagels and baked goods. FreeE Wi-Fi. Open 7am daily.
Ocracoke (0.23 mile)
Fine dining at its best! We offer open air screed porch dining as well as a fully air conditioned interior.
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