The Village owns and maintains four public parks. In addition to offering these recreational amenities, the Village maintains several public beach accesses. A map of accesses can be viewed HERE. Click HERE for information about beach wheelchairs which may be borrowed from the Public Safety Department. The Village parks and beach accesses are maintained by the Public Works Department. If you observe maintenance needs at the parks or public beach accesses, please enter a service request or call 910-457-5422.
NOTICE: The dock at Marina Park sustained damage during Hurricane Isais and has been replaced with a temporary access and floating dock. Plans are underway to build a replacement “t” dock before the 2023 peak season.
111 Keelson Row
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Amenities: Event space, kayak launch, restrooms, and excellent views of the marina, creek, and Old Baldy Lighthouse. A private company rents a storage building from the Village and offers kayak rentals and guided tours for the public from this location. Call (910) 457-6844 for more information. Click the rental documents link above for information about renting the space for an event. Contact our Customer Service Representative at (910) 457-9700 ext. 1000 or email@example.com for more information.
109 North Bald Head Wynd
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Amenities: Gazebo, picnic tables, kayak launch (handicap accessible EZ launch), small boat launch, and outdoor grill. Annual permits are issued ($150 for the year) for owners of kayaks, canoes, and small boats (non-engine) to store their watercraft at this location. There are approximately 244 spaces for canoes and kayaks. Permits are first issued to permittees who had a permit the previous year, additional permits are issued on a first come first served basis if spaces are remaining. Permits expire each December. Contact the Village Clerk at (910) 457-9700 ext. 1001 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Requests have been made to remove the build-up of silt at the bottom of the boat ramp. Unfortunately, State regulations do not allow for this material to be removed or moved. The Village must allow nature to take its course.
230 North Bald Head Wynd
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Amenities: Separate fenced-in areas for small and larger dogs with significant shade and plenty of space for dogs to run and play. It includes a seating area for pet owners and water bowls with a water source for pets to hydrate. The park is adjacent to the community garden which is owned by the Bald Head Association.
Village Common Park
201 SE Beach Drive
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Village Common Park at Cape Fear Station is a Village-owned park that offers a gazebo/stage, plenty of grassy areas, and trees to have picnics. It also includes a lighthouse tower that can be climbed by children and adults where the Atlantic Ocean can be viewed from the top. Please note, that there are no public restrooms at this location. Port-a-johns and handwashing stations are often rented for organized events. Each unit is $70.76 to rent out, per event (contact the Utilities Department). Trash receptacles are also available to rent at $75.00 for the first two and $75.00 for each additional receptacle – bags are not included (contact the Public Works Department). Click the rental documents link above for information about renting the space for an event. Contact our Customer Service Representative at (910) 457-9700 ext. 1000 or email@example.com for more information.