Ocean Isle Beach, NC
Located at the southern end of North Carolina, Ocean Isle Beach is known as the 'Gem if the Brunswick Islands.' This barrier island is seven miles long and runs in an unusual east-west direction, which makes sunrises and sunsets especially striking. The town of Ocean Isle Beach has just one neighborhood.
Ocean Isle Beach has all the facilities a small coastal island needs for great water recreation. There is a fishing pier and a public boat launch with direct access to the Intracoastal Waterway. There are even beach paths every 500 feet. Locals and visitors enjoy the abundant fishing opportunities; deep sea or inshore fishing will leave you hooked. The island is connected to the mainland by a modern bridge.
There is a long history of being a popular vacation destination because it boasts stunning white sand beaches, charming cottages, and breathtaking beauty. Ocean Isle Beach features charming restaurants with delicious fresh seafood and the Ingram Planetarium and Museum of Coastal Carolina keep everyone entertained.