Boat Ramps, Kayak Launches and Marinas
Watersport activities are natural when you have first class facilities and this much water access - Cape Fear River, Atlantic Ocean, Gulf Stream, Intracoastal Waterway, Canals and rivers and freshwater lakes. Activities such as kayaking, sailing, power boating and cruising, jet skiing, stand up paddleboarding, canoeing, fishing, tubing and skiing and more.
AREA BOAT RAMPS
30th Place West Canoe/Kayak Launch - 30th Place West & Beach Drive, Oak Island
Bald Head Island Marina – Near Cape Fear River Buoy #13A. 6 Marina Wynd, Bald Head Island. Accommodates boats up to 100’ in length and 7’ draft. Bathhouse with restrooms, showers and laundry facilities. Gas/diesel fuel. Marine pump-out, electric hook ups, wireless internet and cable TV access available. Restaurant/Lounge.
Blue Water Point Marina – 57th Place West, Oak Island. Boat Slips. Boat Ramp. Gas/Diesel Fuel. Ship’s Store. Motel and Restaurant with lounge onsite. Jetski/boat rentals.
Deep Point Marina – Across from Cape Fear River Red Buoy #20. 1301 Ferry Road, Southport. Accommodates boats up to 102’ in length and 10’ draft. Boat Slips. Snack Bar, restrooms, laundry facilities, showers, convenience store, gas/diesel fuel, marine pump out, electric hook ups, wireless internet and cable TV access available.
Dutchman Creek Marina- Private Marina. Dutchman Creek Condos, Yacht Drive, Oak Island. Public Boat Ramp. Boat Slips sold with condos.
Indigo Plantation Marina – On Intracoastal Waterway- ICW Mile Marker #310. 6099 Indigo Plantation Drive, Southport. Accommodates boats up to 80’ in length and 8’ draft. Boat Slips. Clubhouse with restrooms, laundry facilities and showers. Electric and marine pump out available.
Marina at St. James Plantation – Private Marina on Intracoastal Waterway. 2572 St. James Drive, St. James. Boat Slips. Dry Storage. Restaurant/Lounge.
South Harbour Marina – On Intracoastal Waterway – Just south of ICW Mile Marker #311. 4909 Fish Factory Road, Oak Island. Transient Dock accommodates boats up to 175’. Gas/Diesel Fuel. Boat Slips. Electric and water available. Clubhouse with restrooms, showers and laundry facilities. Pump out. Wireless Internet. Taxi Service. Bicycles. Rental Car available. Diver and mechanical services on call. Two restaurants with lounges onsite. Church. Airport with 5,505’ lighted and paved runway nearby.
Southport Marina – On Intracoastal Waterway – ICW Mile Marker #309 at Marker 2A. 606 West West Street, Southport. Accommodates large vessels on the 330’ transient dock. Boat slips, restrooms, laundry facilities, showers, electric, cable TV and marine pump available. Wireless Internet. Dock House convenience store. Gas/Diesel Fuel. Dry Storage, Boat Ramp. Boat Lift. Haul out to 55 tons. Full Service Boatyard.