Tag Archives: Neuse River

Character Development at Camp Sea Gull

Photo courtesy of Camp Seafarer and Camp Sea Gull

Nestled among North Carolina pines and bordered by 3,000 feet of Neuse River coastline, Camp Sea Gull and Camp Seafarer provide preteens, teens and families with great sea and land experiences. These YMCA branch camps are located in Arapahoe, 25 …

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Camp Sea Gull hosts the Opti Southeast Championships

Uniform white sails will dot the Neuse River Sept. 21-23 when more than 100 sailors ages 8-15 converge at Camp Sea Gull in Arapahoe, N.C., to compete in the U.S. Optimist Dinghy Organization’s Opti Southeast Championships. The Opti Southeast Championships …

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Oriental Boat Show Kicking off in April

Popular event builds on its previous success The annual In-Water Boat Show in Oriental, NC has gotten off to a remarkable start in its first three years, and organizers are looking to build on that success in the show’s fourth …

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Weathering a Blow on the ICW in North Carolina

Ed. Note: The following article was written in real-time during the couple’s cruise north on the ICW in the fall of 2011. Our adventure on the M/V Ruby Slipper was one that entailed doing many things for the first time. …

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Boatyards Despair, BUT Boast Optimism

 “… there is nothing – absolutely nothing – half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.” ― Kenneth Grahame, The Wind in the Willows The state of the maritime industry runs the gambit from major customer base …

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