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THINGS TO DO



      with shorebirds, mammals, and loggerhead   ramp. Canoes, kayaks, skiffs, outboards, and
      sea turtles. Part of the North Carolina   personal watercraft are available to rent
      National Estuarine Research Reserve.   from local outfitters. Nearby Carolina Beach
      •  Primarily accessed by personal watercraft  Fishing Center and Marina offers a variety of
      •  Third party kayak tours are available  recreational fishing fleets and cruise boats.
          910-962-2998
                                         For marina/boating information, go to
         nccoastalreserve.net
                                         VisitKureBeachNC.com.
      NORTH CAROLINA BIRDING TRAIL          Drop a line at the oldest privately owned
      Launch into a new favorite pastime at   fishing pier along the Atlantic coast, a haven
      Kure Beach’s four North Carolina Birding   for blue fish, mackerel, flounder, drum,
      Trail sites. For Birding Trail information:   spot, and more. Half-day and deep-sea
      ncbirdingtrail.org. For other birding   fishing charters depart from nearby Carolina
      information: nc.audubon.org.       Beach Fishing Center and Marina. For more
             Family Friendly             information, VisitKureBeachNC.com.
        2    FORT FISHER STATE
             HISTORIC SITE
      (For full description, see page 69)

      HI-TECH ARCADE
      Load up the crew and test your skills. See
      who can earn the biggest prize. Games
      include basketball, ice-ball, ticket time,
      smokin’ token, and others.
         111 K Ave., 28449
          910-458-6801

      NORTH CAROLINA AQUARIUM
      AT FORT FISHER
      Connect with nature and discover all
      the diverse aquatic animals that call the
      aquarium home. Come face-to-face with an
      albino alligator and sea turtles. Watch sharks,
      rays, and eels swim and glide. Meet Asian
      small-clawed otters in the “Otters on the
      Edge” habitat.
      •  Adventure Reef & Nature Play areas
      •  Programs and special events
      •  Behind-the-scenes tours
      •  Top regional and national attraction
      •  Purchase tickets in advance online
         900 Loggerhead Rd., 28449
          910-772-0500
         ncaquariums.com/fort-fisher
             Boating & Fishing
        3    Embark on your next aquatic
             journey from the Federal Point boat
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