Southport

    Things to do in Southport, NCWith plenty of things to do in Southport, NC this sleepy coastal town is steeped in a rich fishing history and is home to centuries old burial grounds, jails and museums which commemorate this distinguished history.  Waterfront Park sits at the convergence of the Atlantic Ocean, Intracoastal Waterway, and the Cape Fear River and offers visitors a chance to sit back and watch the comings and goings of Southport, from shrimpers returning home to sailing tours to competitors in the US Open King Mackeral Tournament.  Because fishing is so historically important to Southport, local history buffs share their love of local lore with visitors through guided tours of the local jail, walking tours of Southport, and ghost tours of Southport.

    If you prefer to get out on the water, try a sailing charter; or immerse yourself in the local industry and try a day of fishing.  Choose from inshore fishing, near shore fishing or deep sea fishing and let the experienced fishing guides of Southport put you on the fish!  Southport outfitters also rent kayaks and offer kayaking tours so visitors to Southport can explore the waterways of this coastal jewel.  Another way to explore Southport is by renting a bicycle and pedaling the area;  bicycle rentals in Southport offer visitors a chance to visit local vendors and artisans in one of the areas antique shops and art galleries.  No matter what activities you choose in Southport North Carolina you’ll have endless things to do before you even visit the local beaches!

     

    Below are a Few Things to do in Southport, NC

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    Southport Local Businesses

    Seaside Linens & Beach Equipment Rentals:

    Seaside Linens & Beach Equipment Rentals Bike and Beach Equipment Rentals in Wrightsville Beach, NC

    Seaside Linen & Rental Company proudly serves the beautiful beaches of southeastern North Carolina with the highest quality linen and towel rentals. We also specialize in beach chair rentals, beach umbrella rentals, bike rentals and top quality, safety certified, baby equipment including full size cribs, high chairs, jog stollers all that help lighten your travel load and help make your stay more enjoyable. We are extremely particular about the quality items we rent, and our commitment to bringing you bright, clean, high-quality linens and our beach equipment rentals are as convenient and dependable as our other services. Complete our online order request form or give us a call and let us show you how we’ve made it easy for you to make the most of your stay at the beach!


    Island Water Adventures:

    Island Water Adventures Jet Ski Rentals & Tours in Myrtle Beach, SC

    Experience the thrill of racing a jet ski at speeds up to 50 mph! Island Water Adventures provides three safe and exhilarating guided tours: Choose between our one hour standard trip, our two hour Myrtle Beach Dolphin Watch / Sight-Seeing trip and take a beautiful and thrilling jet ski ride beginning on the IntraCoastal Waterway, thru the scenic Little River Inlet, and out into the Atlantic Ocean where you might see dolphins, sting rays, cannonball jellyfish (they don't sting), and on rare occasions, sea turtles. Or for those not interested in going into the ocean, we also offer inland trips. Each Jet Ski trip offers incredible fun for you and your family or friends, while under the supervision of our Jet Ski Leader(s). We specialize in small groups (1 to 5 jet skis per trip) to ensure a fast-paced, personal trip that will leave you wanting more.


    Waterway Power Sports:

    Waterway Power Sports Jet Ski & Boat Rentals and Water Sports, Myrtle Beach, SC

    Located on the banks of the Intracoastal Waterway in Myrtle Beach we operate from the largest pier on the Waterway, and have a premiere selection of water sports fun for everyone. We offer Jet Ski Rentals, Jet Ski fishing, Kayak rentals, Boat rentals, tubing, wakeboarding and more, as well as a variety of tours lead by our knowledgeable guides. Start your Jet Ski adventure at the Waterway Pier and ride through most scenic parts of the Waterway on to the nearby black water of the Waccamaw River. Rent one of our Ski Boats to relax and enjoy the scenery or have the option to go tubing and wakeboarding, both included in your rental at no additional charge! For something different, explore the river using one of our Stand Up Paddleboards or try a kayak rental or tour. For even more Water Sports action in Myrtle Beach, please visit our website!


    Entropy Boat Rentals:

    Entropy Boat Rentals Boat Rentals in Wilmington, NC

    Explore the real coast in a roomy, spirited Sea Mark Boat! Our boats are 21' and will accommodate up to 10 adults. We are the only Wilmington boat rental company that properly powers our fleet of boats and our 1/2 day is 6 hours and our full day is 12 hours. All of our boats are fully equipped with US Coast Guard approved safety equipment as well as marine radios, compass and inshore/near shore maps and GPS is available. Masonboro is known for having better waves for surfing and more often than not, there are an abundance of shells for the taking! Or we also have skis, tubes, and hydroslides available for rent. Kayak and Stand Up Paddleboard rentals for the Wilmington, Wrightsville Beach and surrounding areas are also available and we offer a sailboat rental too!


    Myrtle Beach Segway Tours:

    Myrtle Beach Segway Tours Segway Tours & Rentals of Myrtle Beach, SC

    Your source for Segway products and services along the Grand Strand and South Carolina coastal region. Join us for a Huntington Beach State Park Tour and Glide at one of the Grand Strand's most beautiful wetland and wildlife preserves. Nature lovers will enjoy the park's Environmental Education Center and the chance to see loggerhead turtles and other endangered plant and animal species up close. The park's freshwater lake along the causeway is a sure-fire place to see a variety of lowcountry wildlife or "glide" along on the Market Common District Tour, located on the old Air Force Base. This new location has all the amenities that you need to enjoy your day including lunch or shopping at one of the local eateries or shops. At Myrtle Beach Segway we also offer a wide variety of rental options to suit your needs.


    Get Reelin Fishing Charters:

    Offshore Fishing Charters Offshore Fishing Charters in Southport, NC

    Gulf Stream Fishing with Get Reelin Fishing Charters. Quit Wishing and Come Fishing! Get there faster, Fish longer! Southport Charter Fishing at its best with Captain Chuck and Captain Richard aboard a 33' Mako Attack Sport Fisher & 33' Custom Diesel Sport Fisher, loaded with all the latest technology. Offering Full Day, 3/4 Day, 1/2 Day trips, Offshore fishing for King Mackerel, Dolphin, Grouper, Snapper, Triggerfish and Gulf Stream fishing for Wahoo, Tuna, Dolphin and the occasional Billfish. Trips include rods, reels, tackle, bait and fun for the whole family. Get Reelin is docked at the Southport Marina in Southport, NC. Bald Head Island pick-up and drop off available. Also available for Tournament Fishing!