Outdoor Life

Get back to nature by visiting Outdoor Recreation and see the hotspots for biking, boating, camping, fishing, golfing, hiking, hunting, tennis, scuba diving, and many more activities!

New Bern is a “Nature Lovers Paradise!”

Boating and Fishing

Surrounded by water, the Trent and Neuse Rivers, Brices Creek, Catfish Lake, and the many tributaries and streams, there are plenty of opportunites for Boating and Watersports, Fishing, and swimming! Explore New Bern on the Lookout Lady Cruise, New Bern Grand Marina F Dock, 252-728-7827; on the Kandy Bar Tugboat with Tugboat Cruises LLC, 101 Craven St., 252-349-3819; or with Captain Nick’s Sightseeing Boat Rides, contact via email.


People love to Golf in New Bern, not sure if it’s because of the well manicured golf courses or the terrific weather, you can golf year round!

Camping, Hiking, Hunting, and Mountain Biking

You will find plenty of places to Bike, Camp, Hike, and Hunt in the Croatan National Forest and State Parks.


“Meet me at the Park” Tennis with Craven County Tennis Association at the West New Bern Recreation Center, 252-639-2912.


Henderson Park Walking Trail at the Stanley White Recreation Center, 252-639-2921.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *