Located on the southern tip of the North Carolina Cape Islands, Bald Head Island combines the serenity of a private escape with the accessibility of city amenities. With the charming town of Wilmington to the North, Myrtle Beach, SC to the south and a short 20-minute boat ride from the mainland of historic Southport, Bald Head Island intermingles convenience with island lifestyle. Without the noise and exhaust of cars, Bald Head Island feels as if you have stepped into a different land. Beginning with the ferry from the mainland to the charismatic golf carts and bicycles, you're sure not to miss your vehicle.
With plenty to do, the populace is never bored. The Island boasts an award-winning golf community for those that love the green. For the nature enthusiast, Bald Head Island boasts miles of trails to view a variety of wildlife and six different environments of nature. If sailing the seas is your idea of fun, multiple marinas, boat rentals and charters await your watery whims. If sunning away the afternoon is how you relax, stick your toes in the fine sands of Bald Head Island and dip into the clear water, and forget the clockwatching. Should the country club suit your fancy, residents can enjoy golf, tennis, swimming and croquet at the Bald Head Island Club and the Shoals Club. The clubs present a fantastic choice to mingle with your neighbors, offering social affairs from exercise classes to bingo.
Bald Head Island offers several different environments to fit even the most discerning homeowner, from luxury and vacation homes to investment properties, offering the best of island living. As a barrier island, Bald Head serves as a buffer from the sea, experiencing tides, winds and waves. These forces cause barrier islands to constantly evolve, producing a diverse terrain of beaches, marshes, dunes and forests. The stunning beachfront properties boast amazing views, sea sprays and beach access from oversized porches. Tranquility welcomes the residents of the island's salt marsh, watching wildlife striding through the reeds, kayaking or just reflecting on nature's sanctuary. The high dunes are elevated above the waters of the island, offering green dunes with spectacular views and gorgeous sunrises and sunsets. The classic old-world style of Harbour Village surrounds a 10-acre marina with plenty of shopping and dining options. If a secluded home under the awning of oaks, palms and cedars is what you envision as your paradise, then the Maritime Forest is the area for you. The Middle Island Plantation features untamed beauty of tidal creeks, the breezy grove and nature at its best.
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