SailNet Community - View Single Post - Ocracoke and Hatteras Inlets
View Single Post
  #5  
Old 05-23-2009
witzgall witzgall is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 136
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 8
witzgall is on a distinguished road
Yeah, I know about the inside route. We will be coming to Beaufort from New Bern, down the ditch. Core sound looks like a no-go for me too. I was just hoping to avoid back tracking.

Thanks,
Chris


Quote:
Originally Posted by ilnadi View Post
Just sailing across the Ocracoke Inlet on the inside is an adventure. You may want to consider the inside passage. From Lookout, you can actually go "inside" without going through Beaufort Inlet.
  1. You can take the ICW N from Morehead City to Neuse River, then you have almost a straight shot to Ocracoke.
  2. There is some waterway through Core Sound but my charts say 5'3" will not make it. You should find a sailor out of Beaufort or Harkers Island to ask.
Enjoy the trip.
__________________
Alchemy
1984 Wauquiez Pretorien
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook