Bald Head Island Tourism
Bald Head Island, historically Smith Island, is a village located on the east side of the Cape Fear River in Brunswick County, North Carolina, United States. Compared to the city of Wilmington to the north, the village of Bald Head Island is small and somewhat remote. It is only accessible by ferry from the nearby town of Southport. There are few cars on the island; instead, residents drive modified electric golf carts. Bald Head Island is nationally recognized for its sea turtle nesting activity. The population of the village was 158 at the 2010 census. The village is part of the Wilmington metropolitan area. The village is revered for its picturesque nature and is a popular location for vacationing. It was the primary filming location for the successful film Weekend at Bernie's in 1989, as well as being a major location in The Butcher's Wife in 1991. "Old Baldy", its out-of-service lighthouse, is the oldest still standing in the state, built in 1817.Wikipedia
This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Bald Head Island in United States is an ideal destination for a vacation! The nearest major city to Bald Head Island is Myrtle Beach. Attractions in Myrtle Beach include Pirates Voyage Fun, Feast, And Adventure, Myrtle Beach Sky-wheel, Ripley's Aquarium. Also, to reach Bald Head Island, you'll have to take a flight to Myrtle Beach; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Bald Head Island can generally be of 1-2 days.
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