I learned something new yesterday. Did you know that fish migrate like birds? Who knew? Well, apparently a lot of people! Someone told me that autumn was the best time of the year for fishing in coastal North Carolina, so I drove over to the SeaView Fishing Pier on North Topsail Beach yesterday to see … Continue reading Fall Fishin’ on Topsail Island. It’s GREAT!
by Donna Byrd I was walking around a popular local grocery store in the Surf City area the other day, trying to think of a seafood dish I could fix for dinner. While in the produce department, I saw the display of oranges and remembered a fantastic grilled grouper recipe I had prepared the … Continue reading Have I Got a Scoop for You: Thomas Tackle and Seafood in Surf City
by Donna Byrd The Shrimp Lady Seafood Market When Edith Millis began selling shrimp out of the back of her Chevy Silverado in 1985, she probably had no idea that she was creating a business that would become a tradition for locals and vacationers that would carry on into the next millennium. Yet, thirty-one years … Continue reading The Shrimp Lady: A Real Sneads Ferry Tradition
by Donna Byrd “Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that is not fish they are after.” Henry David Thoreau “There ain’t but one time to go fishin’, and that’s whenever you can.” Diron Talbert Fall is the season for fishing here in Sneads Ferry and Topsail Island. And with that … Continue reading Surf City Fishing Pier – It’s that time of year!
by Donna Byrd In my blog post last week, you may remember that after living for four years in the Topsail Island area, I decided that it was high time I became a tourist. What’s the point of living in a vacation destination if you don’t explore what this part of coastal Carolina offers? I … Continue reading Cruisin’ With Captain Mike: Topsail Boat Rental
Why wait for the summer to come to the beach? If you reside in Jacksonville or anywhere near Topsail Island, September and October are great months for a weekend getaway to the beach! Top Ten Reasons to Visit Topsail Island in the Fall 10) Milder Weather: During the fall, the weather is milder than during … Continue reading Weekend Getaways on Topsail Island
Topsail Island as you probably already know is one of the most beautiful places on the planet to relax and enjoy yourself with friends and family. As you can see from the pictures included here, the Topsail Island sunsets are absolutely amazing. They are filled with vibrant colors and cloud formations that are truly mesmerizing … Continue reading Topsail Island Fishing Resources And More
Herrings Outdoor Sports Everything You Need For Fun In The Sun Before heading out for some fun in the sun with family or friends, stop at Herring’s Outdoor Sports. Located in Surf City on Topsail Island, Herring’s Outdoor Sports store has everything anyone could ever need for virtually every type of oceanfront sport you can … Continue reading Herrings Outdoor Sports – Everything You Need For Fun In The Sun
NC Beach Vacations: Golf, Fishing, Shopping, Sun and Fun – SO Much to Do – Part 2 – Read Part 1 While the primary focus of your NC beach vacation probably will be and should be the BEACH, some of the biggest adventures and most exciting thrills and chills NC has to offer take place … Continue reading NC Beach Vacations: Life Is A Day At The Beach Part 2