This week we're camping right on the North Carolina coastline Down East, right across Core Sound from Cape Lookout National Seashore. This is a delightfully rural area of mixed forest and salt marsh that's just about three feet above sea level. We're checking out the area including Cedar Island, Morehead City, historic New Bern and Civil War Fort Macon, and the Bogue Banks/Crystal Coast resorts of Atlantic Beach, Emerald Isle, Indian Beach and Pine Knoll Shores, all while enjoying local seafood and preparing to bug out for the arrival of Hurricane Ian in the Carolinas.
Filmed: September 25-October 2, 2022
- 0:00 Intro
- 1:13 SEAdation Hipcamp
- 6:16 Local clams at camp!
- 7:32 Down East/Inner Banks
- 9:45 Cedar Island
- 10:30 Bogue Banks/Crystal Coast
- 11:06 Fort Macon State Park
- 12:55 New Bern
- 15:20 Hurricane Ian arrives
- 18:50 North Carolina Seafood Festival
- 21:30 Wrap-up and what's next
FOR MORE INFORMATION
- Our campsite https://goo.gl/maps/jJyQPKbjF58xvL8w7
- SEAdation Hipcamp https://www.hipcamp.com/en-US/land/north-carolina-seadation-escape-near-cape-lookout-lz9h9exl
- Crystal Coast https://www.crystalcoastnc.org/
- Fort Macon State Park https://www.ncparks.gov/state-parks/fort-macon-state-park
- New Bern https://visitnewbern.com/
- North Carolina Seafood Festival https://www.ncseafoodfestival.org/
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