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Great Hike

This is a little know benefit of vacationing or living on Emerald isle. This wooded hiking area... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2018
lili k
Wonderful maritime woods

Nice hiking down to the sound with boardwalks on the trails. Very easy access for kayaks on the... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2017
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9404 Coast Guard Rd, Emerald Isle, NC 28594-2304
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Reviewed September 12, 2018

This is a tiny waterpark (think "The Way Way Back" movie), but it was perfect for our 3 1/2 yr. old grandson and his dad to do a few slides and keep cool. We got there right before closing (20 minutes) on the last day...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 10, 2018

This is a little know benefit of vacationing or living on Emerald isle. This wooded hiking area leads to a boardwalk. it is located on the sound side of Coast Guard Road. it is quiet and peaceful. It is a great place to get away...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank lili k
Reviewed November 1, 2017

Nice hiking down to the sound with boardwalks on the trails. Very easy access for kayaks on the pier. We saw a ladder golf course in the woods. Did not see a map or brochures that would have helped us know all the things to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
4  Thank sailorsnc
Reviewed October 8, 2015

This little garden-park area near the police station and water tower is an ongoing homeschool project to support a STEAM curriculum. The children, teens, and adult mentors (Green STEAM) started with a heavily weeded area to learn about gardening and support their vision with various...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank gojusensei
Reviewed May 1, 2015

This is the lovely park near the water tower off Coast Guard Rd. in EI. I am a local and we go here often during the cooler days in Spring and Fall since it can get pretty buggy during the summer. There is a nice...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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