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Oriental, North Carolina


Nestled along the picturesque Neuse River, Oriental, North Carolina, renowned as the "Sailing Capital of North Carolina," is a charming waterfront community that caters to boating enthusiasts and visitors of all kinds. This tranquil town boasts a rich maritime heritage and a welcoming atmosphere for boaters, whether they're into sailing, powerboating, or any other waterborne activity.

Oriental is an environmentally conscious community and places a strong emphasis on preserving the area's natural beauty, ensuring the pristine waterways and the local ecosystem are maintained. The town offers a diverse range of boat slip options for both rentals and ownership, making it a sought-after destination for those looking to enjoy the serene waters of the Neuse River and Pamlico Sound.

So whether you're a seasoned sailor, a sport fisherman, a powerboat enthusiast, or a cruiser, whether a permanent resident, a weekender, or a first-time visitor, there are numerous boat slip choices to meet your needs. With its rich maritime heritage, serene waters, and a vibrant boating community that welcomes all types of boaters, Oriental is an inviting destination for anyone seeking nautical adventures in the Tar Heel State.  To see our gallery of quintessential Oriental photos, click here.

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