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THINGS TO DO



      learn about the rich and varied history of the   canoe and arrange a lesson from PaddleNC
      quaint island towns.               inside Carolina Beach State Park, or take
         Carolina Beach, 28428           a guided kayak tour. Lessons and camps
          910-350-8901     tastinghistorytours.com  will have you mastering these water sports
                                         in no time. VisitCarolinaBeachNC.com
             Sports & Water              for information.
        6    Activities
             DIVE                        BOAT
      Treasure seekers delight as area dive shops   Depart from Carolina Beach State Park
      lead you on unforgettable underwater   Marina for one of the best days on the
      adventures to dozens of nearby shipwrecks
                                         water ever. Rent a pontoon boat or jet
      in inland waters and off the coast.   ski from local outfitters and explore the
      Carolina Beach Scuba can get you started.
                                         calm waters of the Intracoastal Waterway.
      VisitCarolinaBeachNC.com for information.
                                         VisitCarolinaBeachNC.com for information.
      BIKE
      Cruising the island has never been easier   Camping
      with self-guided bike tours and paved   Savor the clear night sky with a campout.
      paths that run south to Fort Fisher. Local   For a list of campgrounds, go to
      bike shops such as Pleasure Island Rentals   VisitCarolinaBeachNC.com.
      rent beach cruisers, tandem bikes, kid
      trailers, and tag-a-longs by the hour,
      day, or week. PaddleNC has bike rentals   Restaurants & Nightlife
      inside Carolina Beach State Park. Go to   From the fresh catch of the day served at
      VisitCarolinaBeachNC.com for bike shops.   seafood grills to diner specialty pancakes
                                         and soul flavor cuisine and barbeque,
      DISC GOLF                          Carolina Beach offers a variety of choices for
      Challenge yourself in a new sport on    every budget…not to mention fresh glazed
      the free 9-hole disc golf course at    donuts! Take a Tasting History tour through
      Good Hops Brewing.
                                         the streets of Carolina Beach and into
      •  Free and open to the public
                                         several of the restaurants for an afternoon of
       during daylight hours
         811 Harper Ave., 28428          interesting island history and tasty eats. Go
                                         to VisitCarolinaBeachNC.com/restaurants
         goodhopsbrewing.com/disc-golf
                                         for a full list of local eateries.
      CAROLINA BEACH SKATE PARK             After dinner, revel in the nightlife at some
      Glide and grind at this public park designed   of the best tiki bars and lounges in the state.
      for skateboarders and in-line skaters of all   Island newspapers provide information
      levels. Safety is a top priority, so helmets and   about things to do in Carolina Beach,
      pads are required.                 or go to VisitCarolinaBeachNC.com.
         Mike Chappell Park, 501 Dow Rd., 28428
          910-458-2977     carolinabeach.org
                                         Shopping
      KAYAK/SURF/SUP                     The area is brimming with classic beach
      Take a surf lesson with the pros at Tony   shops, boutiques, and bookstores, beach-
      Silvagni Surf School or Odysea Surf School.   gear outlets, surf and tackle shops. For a list
      Rent a stand-up paddleboard, kayak or   of stores: VisitCarolinaBeachNC.com.
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