Why Choose a Bald Head Island Vacation

Sára Vass/ December 5, 2020/ General Article/ 0 comments

North Carolina’s Brunswick Islands attract families that flock to them for their sun-drenched sandy beaches and delicious seafood. Remote Bald Head Island, accessible by ferry or charter boat only, should be on everyone’s itinerary for the following reasons.

Bald Head Island Vacation

Peaceful Environment

Bald Head Island is the perfect place to look for North Carolina beachfront rentals in a peaceful environment. Cars are not allowed on the island, and visitors can walk or use bicycles or golf carts to get around.

Green Environment

The developers of Bald Head Island displayed their sensitivity to environmental needs by prohibiting petrol-burning automobiles and protecting the barrier reef by banning the development of 10,000 of the island’s 12,000 acres. The island also provides nesting grounds for loggerhead turtles and has one of the largest rainforests on the East Coast, consisting of numerous tree species.

14 Miles of Sandy Beaches

If you enjoy long walks on the beach, Bald Head Island can offer you a full day’s worth of walking on continuous stretches of sand. Clear and calm waters provide the perfect conditions for avid swimmers.

Exceptional Golf Course

Serious golfers can sharpen their skills on the scenic 18-hole course. The renowned golf course provides a built-in tour of the island’s history. It extends across a diverse terrain that includes the island’s maritime forest, lagoons and dunes overlooking the Atlantic ocean, and its perimeter.

Undisturbed Wildlife

The island’s conservancy mission supports various forms of wildlife to exist in their natural environment. Nature enthusiasts can take a night-time Turtle Walk and observe the loggerhead turtles as they come ashore to nest. Visitors who tag along for the island’s wildlife patrols can spot alligators and other indigenous animals from a safe distance.

Choosing a beachfront rental on North Carolina’s Bald Head Island can ensure a vacation that provides recreational activities for all tastes, plus exceptional food and shopping. 

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