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River Walk

The River Walk in Wilmington NC is an amazing place to wonder. So many bars, restaurants, music... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Jill W
New York
Must do the River Walk

Walk along Cape Fear, see the Battleship, US Coast Guard, stroll through the streets & visit... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
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The most industrialized of all North Carolina's rivers, this water system stretches 200 miles through the heart of the North Carolina piedmont, crossing the coastal plain, and empties into the Atlantic near Southport.
Wilmington, NC
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

The River Walk in Wilmington NC is an amazing place to wonder. So many bars, restaurants, music entertainment farmers markets and close to the the beaches. Something for everyone! The whole area is extremely dog friendly too. We stayed at the Riverview Suites Condos.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jill W
Reviewed 4 September 2018

The Wilmington port area is not the most exciting part of the river, but the history and heritage of the Cape Fear River date back to the early explorers and settlers of the Americas. WWII Battleship NC is moored across from Wilmington and open for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Walk along Cape Fear, see the Battleship, US Coast Guard, stroll through the streets & visit historical places & shops, explore amazing book stores & beautiful old buildings & restaurants. So much to see & enjoy here...great food, beautiful town & you may even want...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

This is the historic waterway upon which Wilmington was founded. The river moves slow and sure and there are some water ferries to move you across if you don't want to drive form the downtown to get over to the historical ships. There are a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 22 July 2018

We took a boat tour on the river. It was very interesting. There was a lot to see. We ant to do it again in case we missed anything.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Strolling on the Riverwalk along the Cape Fear River is plesant. There are shops and resturants and a view of the USS North Carolina. River crusises are available.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

This was the most amazing cite. The Coast Guard boat came in and there were families waiting to see their love ones,

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank happicamper1961
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Go to battle ship, go downtown, put your boat in the water, so much to see and do in wiliminton. You will want to try a little of it all, food , beaches entertainment.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank martinblacksheep
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Short trip from work wish I could have made it here a little earlier. Loved the candy shop downtown and the history

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rforchion
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Take a walk on the Riverwalk to see the Cape Fear River from restaurants, bars and shops. A must see in Wilmington!

Date of experience: May 2018
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