Tom’s Tips About Seeing the ICW from Above

By Tom Neale, 11/3/2014


1. There are various places along the ICW where you can stop to see it from above.

2. Baldhead Island near Southport in North Carolina has a lighthouse which you can climb and see parts of the ICW, the Cape Fear River and its inlet.

3. Harbour Town on Hilton Head Island has a light house which gives you a view of some of the waterway including the Calibogue Sound.

4. if you stop at Camachee Cove Yacht Harbor at St. Augustine you can walk from the marina to the top of the Vilano Beach high rise bridge. From its peak you can see miles of waterway and part of the St. Augustine Inlet…not to mention the ocean.

5. The spot mentioned in this column was the Renaissance Marriott Hotel in downtown Portsmouth.


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