Migratory ground

We call Bogue Banks an island but “sandbar” is probably a more accurate term. Bogue Banks is no more than a large collection of sand just slightly off the coast of North Carolina. Sandbars are migratory ground; they move as wind and waves affect them. While that motion may be fine on an undeveloped island like … More Migratory ground

Handel’s “Messiah”

‘Tis the season! The Crystal Coast Choral Society and the Choral Society Orchestra, directed by Finley Woolston, will present George Frideric Handel’s “Messiah” on December 17th at the Cape Carteret Presbyterian Church (100 Yaupon Drive aka Highway 24 in Cape Carteret) at 7:30 PM and on December 18th at the Brookwood Baptist Church (903 Henderson … More Handel’s “Messiah”

The Christmas Flotillas are coming …

Tomorrow, December 3rd, will see a minimum of two Christmas Flotillas on the Crystal Coast. One in Pine Knoll Shores, the second in Morehead City and Beaufort. The Annual Pine Knoll Shores Christmas Flotilla starts at dusk at McNeil Park (196 Oakleaf Drive), the broader Crystal Coast version begins at 5:30 PM on the Morehead City waterfront and continues on … More The Christmas Flotillas are coming …

Pirate’s Revenge

A voyage aboard the Pirate ship Revenge was was part of our “test drive of the Catnap with children of all (6, 8, 12, 16) ages” effort back in June. We sailed the sea, well, Taylor Creek, with pirate Captain Spike, Pirate Kegger, and Pirate Lass Fettuccine (these may not be their real names; the fact that Fettuccine … More Pirate’s Revenge

A different view of Kayak for the Warriors

Cool video! <p><a href=”https://vimeo.com/171319293″>Kayak for the Warriors – Pine Knoll Shores</a> from <a href=”https://vimeo.com/user51741556″>Chris Losack</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> Chris Losack, a graduate of Swansboro High School who is headed to North Carolina State in August. He uses his drone to take videos of the local area and beaches; he recorded this year’s Kayak for the Warriors … More A different view of Kayak for the Warriors