Links and Resources

Shackleford Banker HorsesUnder the boardwalk, down by the sea, yeah
On a blanket with my baby is where I'll be
Out of the sun
(Under the boardwalk) We'll be havin' some fun
(Under the boardwalk) People walking above
(Under the boardwalk) We'll be fallin' in love
(Under the boardwalk) Yeah (boardwalk)
--The Drifters

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The Wild Horses of Shackleford Banks

The Wild Horses of Rachel Carson Reserve / Carrot Island 

H2O Captain is a proud member of Sailors of the Sea, uniting boaters to protect the world's oceans. 

Local Museums and Sites

Core Sound Waterfowl Museum & Heritage Center Located next door to the Harkers Island Visitor Center, this museum highlights the traditional lifestyle of those living "Down East" through exhibits and demonstrations.

North Carolina Aquarium Located in the town of Pine Knoll Shores, the aquarium is a showcase for the diverse natural and cultural resources of North Carolina's coastal environments.

North Carolina Maritime Museum This waterfront museum preserves the tradition of wooden boat building as well as other facets of North Carolina's maritime heritage.

Rachael Carson Reserve A component of the North Carolina National Estuarine Research Reserve, the islands of the reserve serve as a living laboratory for research, education and coastal management.

The History Place A museum and research library operated by the Carteret County Historical Society.

Beaufort Historic Site Depicts 18th and 19th-century life in Beaufort. The site includes six restored buildings that are open for tours.

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Morehead City Day BeaconU.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Your U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary supports boaters operating around the northern end of Bogue Banks, Back Sound (on the soundside of Shackleford Banks), Rachel Carson Preserve, Taylor Creek, Barden Inlet (by Cape Lookout Lighthouse), and Cape Lookout Bight. Members also support operations at Coast Guard Station Ft. Macon in Atlantic Beach.

Mark Sonder Productions Entertainment Agency Local office is in Atlantic Beach. Entertainment Agency supplying headline entertainment for meetings, conventions, trade shows, expositions, special events, and concerts, across the US.

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Captain's Log

Captain's Logbook - 09. 27. 2020


H2O Captain Eco-Tour Private Boat Excursions is authorized by the National Park Service to have both boat and land excursions to The Cape Lookout National Seashore which includes Shackleford Banks.  77 days out on the water, as of November 21.  Fun, safe, and educational times for all!

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