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        5    DIVE                        area, and bathrooms.
                                          :  23 E. Salisbury St., 28480
             Uncover centuries-old shipwrecks
             in the waters along the Carolina   : 910-256-2743
      coast. Local outfitters offer lessons, guided
      excursions, aquatic safaris, and          KITEBOARD / SURF /
      equipment rentals for a variety of    9   STAND-UP PADDLE
      aquatic exploits. For information, go     BOARD (SUP)
      to   When the wind is good, kiteboarders head
             BIKE                        to the jetties at the south and north ends
                                         of the island. Learn how to surf or SUP
        6    Pedal from downtown Wilmington   from local pro instructors in this top-rated
             to Johnnie Mercer’s Pier along   surf town and SUP hub. To locate an
      the 11-mile River to the Sea Bikeway. Local   outfitter that offers equipment, go to
      outfitters and accommodations offer bike
      rentals for all your cycling needs.
        7    Search for willets, least terns,
             black skimmers, and more
      from North Carolina Birding Trail
      sites. For birding sites and tours, visit or
        8    From pier, surf, and shell
             fishing, to trolling, inshore
      explorations, and deep-sea outings,
      there’s something to catch year-round.
      For fishing charters and guides, go to
          Crystal Pier
      Attached to the Oceanic Restaurant,
      the Crystal Pier features an area for
      free public access and fishing, as well
      as outdoor dining with seasonal live
      music on Fridays and Sundays.
       :  703 S. Lumina Ave., 28480
        : 910-256-5551   :

          Johnnie Mercer’s Pier
      Reel in a catch off this state-of-the-art,
      concrete pier that extends 1,200 feet over
      the ocean and offers a snack bar, game
         • 800-650-9132
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