Getting Here

Town Creek Marina
114 Town Creek Drive
Beaufort, NC 28516
(252) 728-6111
VHF 16 and 08

By Land

From Morehead City and points south: Take Highway 70 east through Morehead City and Radio Island and continue over the new Gallants Channel bridge to Beaufort. At the base of the bridge, use the right turn lane to make an immediate right on to Town Creek Drive followed by another right turn into our parking lot.

From Havelock, Kinston Goldsboro, Raleigh and points west: Take Highway 70 east to Havelock. Turn left at the intersection of 70 and 101 and follow 101 south to Beaufort. At the intersection of 101 and Highway 70, turn right at the light on to Highway 70 and continue through the traffic light at Turner Street. Stay left and use the left turn lane to turn left on to Town Creek Drive and then right into Town Creek Marina’s parking lot.

From Downeast and Cedar Island: Take Highway 70 west to Beaufort. Just past the intersection of Turner Street and Highway 70, stay left and use the left turn lane to turn left on to Town Creek Drive and then right into Town Creek Marina’s parking lot.

Beaufort is served by several local taxi companies, Uber and Lyft as well as by private car services.

Map to ICW 2019By Water

From Beaufort Inlet and Beaufort Channel heading north: Follow markers north through the old Beaufort drawbridge (span has been removed and bridge is permanently open). Stay in the channel, keeping the G/R “TC” junction buoy to starboard until you pass it. Once past the “TC”, turn to starboard keeping both the “TC” and “R2” to your starboard side. Town Creek Marina will be on your port side, on the north side of Town Creek. Call for docking information on VHF 16/08 or call the Ship’s Store at 252-728-6111 ext. 2.

From the ICW and Morehead City heading north: Use directions from Beaufort Channel above OR pass under the Morehead City 65’ fixed bridge and turn starboard to split the “G3” and “R2” markers. Follow the channel north to the R/G taking Gallants Channel to starboard. Follow Gallants Channel and pass under the 65’ Gallants Channel fixed bridge. You will see a G/R “TC” junction buoy ahead. Keep the “TC” to starboard as well as the “R2” ahead. Town Creek Marina will be on your port side, on the north side of Town Creek. Call for directions or docking information on VHF 16/08 or call the Ship’s Store at 252-728-6111 ext. 2.

From the ICW and Adam’s Creek heading south: At G29 enter Russell’s Slough, keeping G&R “RS” to starboard. Follow markers south to Gallants Channel. Pass under the 65’ Gallants Channel fixed bridge. You will see a G/R “TC” junction buoy ahead. Keep the “TC” to starboard as well as the “R2” ahead. Town Creek Marina will be on your port side, on the north side of Town Creek. Call for directions and docking information on VHF 16/08 or call the Ship’s Store at 252-728-6111 ext. 2.

By Air

Michael J. Smith Field is located one mile from Town Creek Marina. Convenient commercial airports offering daily flights are located in New Bern, NC (one hour drive), Wilmington, NC (one hour and 45 minute drive), and Raleigh/Durham, NC (three hour drive).