Are you looking for waterfront views without big-city buzz? Find the small coastal town of Southport, NC, on the mouth of the Cape Fear River in Brunswick County. There’s plenty to see at the Southport Waterfront Park, where residents watch the sailboats, fishing vessels, and commercial ships on the Cape Fear River. You can sit back and listen to the birds on the river as you relax on the benches and swings in the park.
In addition to the waterfront views and available Cape Fear River properties, there’s a wide range of local culture to enjoy at Franklin Square Park, the Art Gallery, the Maritime Museum, and a variety of shops and businesses. Stop in at one of the coffee shops, diners, and local eateries for a snack or a meal. Whether you’re planning a day at the breathtaking pier or learning about the rich regional history, you’re sure to fall in love with a community that embodies picturesque perfection.