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

    J & L Kayak Ecoventures:

    J and L Kayaking Kayaking & Paddleboarding Tours & Rentals, Myrtle Beach

    Kayaking in Myrtle Beach offers an exclusive outdoor attraction unlike any other that brings you up close and personal to the natural habitat and wildlife that exist here in the Myrtle Beach area. We offer guided kayak tours and kayak rentals. Enjoy lunch on your own private section of beach and play in the surf or wade through the clean and clear shallow waters in the marsh and get an opportunity to see dolphins frolicking or to catch a glimpse of a Bald Eagle soaring above. We have an excellent selection of kayak tour locations, including OceanIsleBeach, NC; Sunset Beach, NC; Calabash, NC; Cherry Grove / North Myrtle Beach, SC. And be sure to ask about our increasingly popular, Kayak Fishing trips, get the upper hand by going in deeper into the creeks than most watercrafts can go. And now offering Paddleboarding!


    Fisher of Men Charters:

    Fisher of Men Charters Offshore Fishing Charters in Myrtle Beach, SC & in NC

    Specializing in both bottom fishing and trolling aboard, we are able to accommodate your requests. Capt. Randy is a 2nd generation captain with over 25 years of professional fishing experience off coastal North and South Carolina. The vessel is a 40' Gloucester and can accommodate up to 6 passengers. We provide all the gear and tackle to make your day on the water successful as we target species such as Mackerel, Dolphin, Cobia and much more. Great for all ages and family friendly! It is the desire of the Captain and the crew to provide you with the best experience possible, join us for a great day of charter fishing, bring a lunch, sit back, relax and let us do the rest. Come see for yourself and book your charter today!


    Wrightsville SUP:

    Wrightsville Stand Up Paddleboarding Paddleboard lessons & Tours in Wrightsville Beach, NC

    We offer one of a kind SUP lessons and tours that give students of any age, size, or water experience a unique and fun, go at your own pace adventure. Explore the various options that Stand Up Paddle (SUP) has to offer based on your skill level and comfort zone. We’ll provide you with a fun and easy outdoor water activity so leave your worries on land and let’s glide through the beautiful flatwater of the southern North Carolina waterways and pristine Atlantic Ocean. We are experienced, avid watermen and women who enjoy sharing the knowledge and love for the sport of stand up paddle boarding and surfing. We will help guide you through one of the most memorable intracoastal tours and ocean excursions. We look forward to paddling with you soon!


    Bodacious Bob's Bicycle Rentals & Tours:

    Bodacious Bob's Bike Rentals Bicycle Rentals & Tours in Myrtle Beach, SC

    The most fun you can have on the beach with your clothes on! We rent adult bikes, children's bikes and even the beach friendly cruiser, the Trike. We also offer "tag-alongs" and kiddie karts to accommodate the whole family. Bikes and Trikes are available for daily and weekly rentals. Make a day of it and let us send you out on "Self-guided bike tour". Make your way through the shaded back streets and quiet, out of the way places hidden to the normal automobile tourist, not only will you get to enjoy a great day of biking, but you'll come away knowing a little bit more about the area of the beach. Self-guided bike tours include a map of alternate routes, details and history of each location and interesting facts about the area. We know the history of the area so please give Bodacious Bob's Beach Bicycle Tours and Rentals a call today.


    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.


    Wrightsville Beach Jet Ski Rentals:

    Wrightsville Beach Jet Ski Rentals Jet Ski Rentals in Wrightsville Beach, NC

    We are the Southern North Carolina’s number one watercraft rental source! Serving the areas of Wrightsville Beach, NC & Wilmington Area Beaches, we offer top of the line Yamaha jet skis to assure you a great ride! These skis are the most reliable, fuel-efficient machines on the market and definitely have the edge on out performing their competition. Wrightsville Beach jet Ski Rentals is North Carolina's most trusted jet ski and personal watercraft rental company. We have been serving the watercraft rental needs of both vacationers and the local community since 2005. Whether planning your vacation or just looking for a fun day on the water, we have got you covered. Contact us and we will be happy to make your vacation one in which you will never forget.