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Bald Head Island Information Center

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Address: 5079 Southport-Supply Road, Bald Head Island, NC 28461
Phone Number: 800-234-1666
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Find out all about the island and its attractions, accommodations and...

Find out all about the island and its attractions, accommodations and dining at this visitor's center.

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Friends of ours who have a place on the island invited us to spend time with them for a few days over the New Year. Travel to the island involves a ferry and parking. There is a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 2, 2016
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Alpharetta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This island is only accessible by ferry and on the island you have to bike, walk, or use a golf cart. Because so much of the island is a nature preserve, be sure to get a map and orient yourself and plan your hike or you could get turned around. Also, familiarize yourself with restroom locations because they are not... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Friends of ours who have a place on the island invited us to spend time with them for a few days over the New Year. Travel to the island involves a ferry and parking. There is a foot ferry ride from Southport that costs $23. round trip per person for the 20 or so minute ride (cars are not allowed... More 

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Oklahoma
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

They had a variety of information on the island and surrounding areas. Definitely stop by here to pick up information!

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Amanda, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013 via mobile

Too much money to be ferried over crammed in like sardines. Then pay out the nose for a golfcart, all food and drinks are very pricey. It's just another island. Most places weren't wheelchair friendly.

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Three of us took the ferry from Southport, NC, to Bald Head Island where we rented a golf cart (which was reserved), got a sandwich at Delphina's it was delicious, next we toured the island, stopped at the Conservancy, went to the beach, walked on the beach and enjoyed being in the water. We took the ferry back to Southport... More 

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Waterford, CT
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113 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

Bald Head Island is beautiful but don't expect to find a wealth of information unless you have the wealth to spend.

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Potomac, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

plenty of info, with conscientious people to answer questions and provide suggestions for activities

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