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THINGS TO DO



                                              Fort Fisher State
                                           Recreation Area
                                         Roam six miles of undeveloped beach and
                                         secluded maritime forest, searching for
                                         rare birds or the perfect wave. A public
                                         beach access point provides a protected
                                         swimming area with lifeguards (seasonal),
               Fort Fisher State         picnic area, and visitors center.
                     Historic Site       •   Four-wheel drive access by permit only
                                          :  1000 Loggerhead Rd., 28449
             CRUISE                       : 910-458-5798
        3        North Carolina Ferry     :  ncparks.gov/fort-fisher-state-
               at Fort Fisher/Southport    recreation-area

      Cross the Cape Fear River in style on this      Joe Eakes Park
      30-minute voyage aboard the Fort Fisher-  Break a sweat or stretch your legs at Kure
      Southport Ferry. The N.C. Ferry Service   Beach’s Joe Eakes Park, which includes
      shuttles vehicles and passengers 365 days   tennis, basketball and bocce ball courts,
      a year.                            plus a baseball field, disc golf course,
       :  2422 S. Fort Fisher Blvd., 28449.   pickleball, playground, dog park, and
        :800-368-8969                    shaded picnic area.
       : ncdot.gov/divisions/ferry        :  Corner of 7th Ave. & K Ave., 28449
                                          : 910-458-8216
             DIVE                         : townofkurebeach.org
        4    Explore shipwrecks, nearby reefs,
             and ledges along Kure Beach. Local      Ocean Front Park
      dive shops provide instruction, charters,
      certification, and equipment rentals.   Dance at the Boogie in the Park summer
      Info available at VisitKureBeachNC.com.   concert series or search for the perfect gift
                                         at the seasonal open-air markets. Ocean
             PLAY                        Front Park features a pavilion with a stage,
        5    Swim freely through the surf   restrooms, a walking path, a play area,

             knowing the Kure Beach USLA   swings, and summer children’s programs .
      Certified Lifeguards are on the lookout   •   Event space and pavilion available
      Memorial Day-Labor Day. Beach-goers in   for rental
      need of free beach ability equipment and   :  105 Atlantic Ave., 28449
      services should contact the Kure Beach Fire   : 910-458-8216
      Department at 910-458-2014.         : townofkurebeach.org
       70            www.KureBeachNCGuide.com • 888-234-9199
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