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News and Announcements

Traditional Skiff Regatta -- at the Maritime Museum in Beaufort, 9:00 a.m. August 2nd, 2014. Click here for more information.

Silver Lake Park Service Docks Finished -- The Ocracoke Current reports on July 16th, 2014 that the rebuilding of the docks is complete and they are open and accepting transients.

Local Sailors Have Lost a Friend and Advocate -- Salty Southeast reports that Claiborne Young, author, speaker and sailor from Burlington, NC, passed away June 14th, 2014 after a motorcycle accident. Claiborne was known for his cruisers' guides to all the southeastern states, for his many public speaking appearances, for his advocacy on behalf of sailors, and especially for his enthusiasm for the sport of sailing. We offfer our condolences to his family, co-workers, and friends all across the waters. To read more about Claiborne Young, please see this article at the Salty Southeast website by his friend and colleague Larry Dorminy.

Gallants Channel Draw on New Schedule -- A very restrictive morning and evening rush hour schedule goes into effect June 30, 2014. So plan your transit accordingly. See the NC DOT Press Release for details.

New Transient Dockage in Beaufort -- The NC Maritime Museum has a new facility on Gallant's Creek offering overnight dockage. It's a bit of a hike to the Beaufort waterfront, but the rates are reasonable at $1.00 per foot. Article here.

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