cast a line at the local marinas

March 16, 2017

Whether you’re looking to sail across the Intracoastal Waterway, hit some lively fishing spots or take advantage of recreational boating, there are plenty of marinas and boat clubs for those eager to hit the water! Right on the Cape Fear River is the Port City Marina! Equipped with services and accommodations for all types of sailors and boaters, Port City Marina grants you access to the heart of downtown Wilmington… [Read More…]

dive into the north carolina aquariums

March 6, 2017

From the shores of Roanoke Island to the Wilmington coast, explore North Carolina wildlife and sea creatures with the North Carolina Aquariums! Scattered along the NC coast, the aquariums feature unique educational events for the kids and plenty of family fun! Explore volunteer opportunities, fishing for all ages and various exhibits at all four locations! Pine Knoll Shores: Attend fishing school and go behind the scenes at the North Carolina… [Read More…]

it’s beach season year-round

December 29, 2016

Here in coastal North Carolina, it’s never too early for beach season! Believe it or not, there is plenty to do during the cooler seasons at Wrightsville, Kure and Carolina Beach. Here is a quick list of our favorite beach activities to do during the colder months: Join us for the 2017 Run-N-Plunge this February to help raise money for the Special Olympics of New Hanover County. All ages are… [Read More…]

finding clubs and activities in brunswick forest

November 17, 2016

Whether you are new to the Brunswick Forest community or you’ve lived here for some time, there are always unique activities to get involved in. If you’re looking for a break from your daily routine, try joining one of the resident-sponsored clubs! From fishing to book clubs and poker groups, residents are continually finding ways to pique their interests while meeting new friends. A BIT OF SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE There… [Read More…]

kayak on beach during sunrise

explore zeke’s island reserve this summer

July 31, 2016

Just a few miles from Brunswick Forest in the Cape Fear River basin is Zeke’s Island, a National Estuarine Research Reserve dedicated by the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration and the North Carolina Division of Coastal Management. The island is home to intertidal pools that are important shorebird feeding habitats and is another prime example of the coastal beauty that awaits you as a new resident of Brunswick Forest.   UNUSUAL… [Read More…]