Leland, North Carolina, is a great place to take in the outdoors any time of year. With a sunny, subtropical climate and easy access to nearby beaches, parks, wetlands, and the Cape Fear River, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Check out some of the best outdoor activities near you in Leland.
Just a few minutes from Leland lie some of the most unique beaches in North Carolina. Totaling 45 miles of sand, sun and fun, the beaches of Brunswick County are made up of six distinctive beaches, each with their own charm and personality.
Find whole sand dollars on the broad expanse of Sunset Beach or watch ships enter the Cape Fear River from Caswell Beach. Oak Island with its parks, canoe and kayak friendly areas and recreation trails is an ideal haven for active nature lovers, while Holden Beach has long been known as a fisherman's paradise. Serene Bald Head Island renowned as a safe haven for wildlife, water fowl and loggerhead turtles, can be reached only by private passenger ferry with no cars allowed. Ocean Isle Beach offers marinas, shopping and the wonders of the Museum of Coastal Carolina.
No matter which Brunswick beach you choose, you'll find a family atmosphere that will make for a lifetime of memories.