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Veteran Captain Richard Andrews appeals to tourists and locals with his description of summer fishing on the Pamlico. After explaining the importance of tourist fishing for the coastal economy, he provides a detailed account of the fish species that enter the Pamlico Sound and Pamlico River during the summer.
Sailing is a prevalent past time in Beaufort County, especially on the Pamlico River. All styles and sizes of boats sail on the Pamlico throughout the summer. Young sailors can also learn the art of sailing at the Little Washington Sailing School, which offers ten fundamentals classes each summer.
Beaufort County has a growing archery community centered around the BoCO Archers Club, a 50-member group that competes against other archery clubs throughout eastern North Carolina. Club members learn from each other and pass on their knowledge of archery to children to keep the sport alive.
C.J. Wilson, a former defensive end for East Carolina University, has had a successful NFL career during the past six years. This article discusses his journey to NFL stardom--from his high school football days in the small town of Pinetown, North Carolina to the Super Bowl stage.
Beaufort County has three major golf courses for locals and tourists to enjoy. This article provides a brief description of the courses and their history, including Washington Yacht and Country Club, Cypress Landing Golf Club, and Bayview Golf Club.
The variation in climates throughout North Carolina produces a diverse assortment of wines in the state. This article offers a brief description of the many types of wine and provides a map with the locations of North Carolina wineries.