New marina opens in North CarolinaPosted on
The new Marshes Light Marina is open in Manteo, N.C., giving boaters access to Manteo’s historic waterfront from nearby Shallowbag Bay, Roanoke Sound and beyond.
The marina — part of Marshes Light, a new waterfront community of townhouse flats, villas and single-family home sites — has 45 full-service slips completed, with another 113 approved by the town. Marshes Light and developer Kitty Hawk Land Co. are making plans for the construction of the additional dockage, including a design to minimize wave action in the marina.
The marina provides transient slips as well as a limited number of slips for purchase. The slips can accommodate boats to 70 feet. A dockmaster’s office is being completed this month and will provide ice, soft drinks, snacks and marine products.