The facility is located on Bogue Sound at 6800 Emerald Drive near mile marker 18 on NC 58 (adjacent to Chapel By The Sea). The facility includes 4 launching ramps and parking for 112 vehicle / trailer combinations, and a separate parking lot with 18 single vehicle spaces. The new facility is managed by the NC Wildlife Resources Commission, and is open 24/7/365. There is no fee to launch a boat.
- Four Launching Ramps
- Parking for 112 Vehicle / Trailer Combinations
- Pier to the Sound
- Picnic Shelter
- Senator Jean Preston Memorial Playground
View Official Marked Boat Route from New Public Boat Launching Facility to AIWW
Please View Important Boating Access Area Regulations from NC Wildlife Resources Commission