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Cruising Carolina:
The Northern Albemarle
Cruising Carolina: The Northern Albemarle (DVD)
Join Claiborne Young on board as he explores the hidden gems and
incredible natural beauty of North Carolina’s Northern Albemarle. The
Cruising Carolina host shares his all-new documentary that introduces
viewers to some of the wildest and most welcoming Tar Heel coastal
communities alongside some of the most breathtaking scenery anywhere
in North Carolina.   
Running time:  45 minutes.
the book
Cruising Guide to
Coastal North Carolina
$ 26.95 + s/h
$ 19.95 + s/h
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Cruising Carolina:
Cape Fear
Cruising Carolina: Cape Fear  (DVD)
Like the river that gives the region its name, history flows through the
Cape Fear region. Pirates, sailing ships, revolutionary war rebels, civil
war battles and romantic mysteries are all part of the rich and varied past
of this southern corner of North Carolina. From the bustling port city of
Wilmington, to the quiet tree-lined streets of Southport and the dense,
mysterious green maritime forest of Bald Head Island, this corner of the
Tar Heel State is filled with unique people and places. In
Carolina: Cape Fear
we’ll go on board to explore the intriguing waters of
southeastern North Carolina, and tie up at the dock to stroll the sidewalks
of its charming communities. Running time approximately 51 minutes,
Cape Fear bonus feature, offering the best of the program
cinematography married to the narration-free soundtrack.
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Sixth edition
Cruising Guide to Coastal North Carolina, by Claiborne Young
The only cruising guide devoted exclusively to North Carolina, this book covers
almost every body of water along the coast as far inland as it is safe to
navigate. Claiborne Young's guide includes historical summaries, coastal
folklore, listings of coastal marinas and their services, and tips on shoreside
attractions from the Virginia border to the South Carolina state line.  448
pages, softcover.
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Cruising Carolina:
The Lower Banks
Cruising Carolina: The Lower Banks  (DVD)
Join cruising guide author Claiborne Young as he returns to the storied
waters of this youth in Cruising Carolina: The Lower Banks.  From the
world renowned beaches of Ocracoke Island to the wild horses of
Shackleford Banks and the rich history of Cape Lookout National
Seashore, this program intrigues, inspires and informs all who see it!  
The DVD also contains a special
Lower Banks Bonus Feature, not
seen in the broadcast program.  The DVD bonus feature offers stunning
cinematography of the region's most beautiful landscapes and
waterscapes, blended with the program's musical soundtrack for a
delightful trip to the North Carolina coast from your armchair!
Running time approximately 56 minutes.
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Cruising Carolina:
The Sounds
Cruising Carolina: The Sounds  (DVD)
Get ready to be transported by the stunning natural beauty and rich
history of the lands and waters between the Sounds. This is the fourth
program in the multiple EMMY-nominated series and visits charming  
communities like Plymouth, Columbia, Bath, Belhaven and Washington.  
We also explore the rivers and sounds that make this part of the North
Carolina coastline so unique.  Other stops include the quiet beauty of
the Roanoke, the wide majesty of the Alligator, the ancient splendor of
Lake Mattamuskeet and the excitement of the Pamlico River. We take in
the unique view from atop the Bodie Island lighthouse, feel the
exhilaration of kiteboarding at the Outer Banks, witness the courage of
the men of the Chicamacomico Lifesaving Station,  learn the story of the
battle of Plymouth and see what inspires a renowned coastal artist.
Running time approximately 57 minutes.
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Cruising Carolina: Currituck  (DVD)
Imagine a world of wide sun-drenched beaches and wild horses.  A
world of wide waters and abundant wildlife.  A place where life moves to
the rhythms of nature and where coastal landscapes are born in the
blood of its people.  This is the world of Cruising Carolina: Currituck.  
This episode takes you on an unforgettable journey to savor the serenity
of sunset on Currituck Sound, drink in the beauty of the free roaming wild
horses on Currituck Banks, and revel in the wild marshes of Mackay
Island National Wildlife Refuge.
Running time approximately 56 minutes.