Explore untouched nature, pristine beaches, historic monuments, challenging golf courses, locally grown produce, fresh caught seafood, wine tastings, country roads, over 70,000 acres of preserved wildlife habitat, fishing, boating and so much more. Pender County has something for everyone.
Stop by the Sea Turtle Hospital where staff and volunteers work tirelessly to heal sick and injured sea turtles. Play a round of golf at one of our challenging courses. Experience the magical mystery of Topsail Island where pirates used to hide out and wait for passing ships. Visit historic downtown Burgaw and maybe you’ll find yourself on the set of one of the hit television shows or movies that regularly film in Pender County. Paddle down our scenic rivers or fish from our piers. Whatever you choose, you will want to visit time and time again.