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We loved this anchorage. Under-rated in the guide books. we swam; went ashore
and have great sunset and sunrise moments. This will be our last night in North Carolina, tomorrow we start our tour of South Carolina.
... going to work. After talking with a local on the radio we pulled into the Provision Company docks. Free overnight if you dine at their place.
Worked out well since they had the best shrimp around; that was an easy lunch and dinner stop.
town is easy to walk in an afternoon. Which we did during my 2 hour long lunch break.
... boring white cooler behind the bar. the bar itself has a maze of odd rooms to hang out in. One was a dark living room with old sofas and chairs and a big screen TV. Then around the corner a sandy outdoor space with corn hole games. picnic tables; and weird water falls with gaudy fish statues.
... annoying, were the only slightly negative aspect of our enjoyable boating adventure.
8/14/15 - Friday
No boating or plans today. Just enjoyed staying at camp, doing chores and playing with pups.
8/15/15 - Saturday
65 degrees outside this morning! A perfect time to go flea marketing, farm fresh produce shopping and a stop at a New York Deli all along the Shallotte Hwy. 17 highway!
8/16/15 - Sunday
A movie was the ...
... probably the ugliest lighthouse I've ever seen. (I'll get a picture in a day or so) We spent a little time on the beach at the lighthouse and finally saw a couple ghost crabs. The real photo op moment of the day was the sunset. When we got back to the beach house, I grabbed my camera and headed to the beach. It was a beautiful end to the ...
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6401 East Oak Island Drive, Oak Island | Motelfrom $64