Kure Beach is a small peaceful beach town located on North Carolina’s Pleasure Island, within minutes from the vibrant Carolina Beach. Explore the beautiful beaches, kayak or hike your way around Fort Fisher State Recreation Park’s trails and waterways.
More than a beach vacation
Apart from escaping to the miles of beautiful beaches to sail, scuba dive, snorkel or surf, there are endless activities for all ages. Take a trail walk to the Civil War Fort with a visit to the Fort Fisher Civil War Museum. The Aquarium at Kure Beach is home to many different sea creatures and has Adventure Reef, an outdoor play area for children. Take a scenic ferry trip with beautiful views along the Cape Fear River. For golfing enthusiasts, nearby Carolina Beach earned the #8 position on Golf Digest’s Best Little Golf Town in America list, with over 60 courses to choose from. Come Halloween, celebrate in the Haunted Gardens in great style at “Trick or Treat Under the Sea” at the Aquarium.
Nearby Carolina Beach
The nearby seaside town of Carolina Beach promises its visitors a unique beach experience with the vintage seaside boardwalk bustling with atmosphere, activities and ice cream stands. Enjoy the Amusement Park on the Boardwalk, with arcades, miniature golf and live music or get hooked on fishing with one of the many fishing charter companies offering both offshore fishing and fly-fishing.
Kure Beach is laid back, family-friendly, a great place to vacation.