Category Archives: Beaches

If you’re planning a North Carolina beach vacation, consider visiting Topsail Island. Topsail Island is surrounded by beach. With our Topsail Island beach blog, you can explore the best beaches in addition to beach news and weather.

The beaches of Topsail Island are laid-back and serene. You won’t find crowds on Topsail Island beaches! Just miles of sandy paradise. Families love to go shelling on the beach and create collections of Topsail Island memories with the shells. Sea turtles lay eggs on Topsail Island during certain times of year. If you’re on vacation during that time, you might be lucky enough to see them!

The waters around Topsail Island are perfect for swimming and often calm enough for stand-up paddle boarding or kayaking. Surfing is another big Topsail Island sport — you’ll find lots of surfing around Surf City, as you might expect. Water sports, like speedboating, are popular as well.

Treasured Topsail Island Beaches

Here are some things you can do to help keep the beaches of our Treasured Topsail Island clean, safe, and fun for everyone, especially with the coming 4th of July holiday weekend. Taking Care of Our Treasured Beach By Pat … Continue reading

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Let’s Hear it for the Home Beach!

by Donna Byrd “The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever.” – Jacques Yves Cousteau As a child growing up in Tarboro, North Carolina, there was only one place that our family vacationed: … Continue reading

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Winter Treasure Hunting on Topsail Island

by Donna Byrd What do you do when you want the beach all to yourself and you don’t want to share the wealth of beach treasures with other vacationers or “year rounders” who normally beat you to it?  You choose … Continue reading

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North Topsail Beach Renourishment Complete: North End is Saved

Hooray! North Topsail Beach’s North End is Saved…for now at least! February 25, 2013 By Amy Baker Before and After As we look toward a fast approaching vacation rental season on N. Topsail Beach, both residents and vacationers have much … Continue reading

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NC Beach Vacations: Life Is A Day At The Beach Part 2

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 … Continue reading

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NC Beach Vacations – Life Really Is A Day At The Beach!

NC Beach Vacations: Golf, Fishing, Shopping, Sun and Fun – SO Much to Do – Part 1 – Read Part 2 Life is a day at the beach. At least that’s the motto you can adopt for your NC beach … Continue reading

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Planning Your NC Beach Vacation

Planning Your NC Beach Vacation Doesn’t Have to Be Difficult. It can be very exciting to get away from it all and visit North Carolina’s beaches during your vacation. There are so many things to see, do, and experience along … Continue reading

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NC Beach Vacations – Sand, Sun, and Summer Fun

There are many things North Carolina does well. Beaches, as it happens, are at the top of the list. Some of the country’s most beautiful beaches call North Carolina home. If you’re planning a beach vacation or thinking about it, … Continue reading

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North Topsail Beach Renourishment Project – Update 12/24/2012

A Quick Update on the NTB Channel Realignment and Renourishment Project By Amy Baker December 20, 2012 Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all of our owners and guests! I imagine many of you are busy finishing your Christmas … Continue reading

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The Maritime Mini-Mountains of N. Topsail Beach: Beach Renourishment Continues

By Amy Baker December 10, 2012 Castles in the Sand If you are like me, then you have some fond childhood memories of building castles in the sand on Topsail Island. Every September since I can remember, my father’s side … Continue reading

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