Low grasses grow on a sandy shore on Harkers Island in North Carolina.

Exploring Harkers Island and its Woodworking History

Woodworking on grand scale has defined the culture of the people of Harkers Island, as it is home to generations of boat builders whose creations are as elegant as they are reliable. Plan a trip to Harkers Island to explore this region’s rich history.

Colorful summer vegetables on an open grill.

Summer Seafood on the North Carolina Coast

On the North Carolina coast when it gets too hot for barbecue we tend to turn our attention—and our appetites—eastward, to the sea. Discover some of the coast’s best seafood options and how to cook some yourself.