Island Ferry Adventures
We offer the best rates for shelling, seeing wild horses, experiencing nature trails and more on the Crystal Coast.
Carrot Island – $10 for adults; $5 for children 11 and under. Reservations are required call 252.728.4129.
Bird Shoal – $13 for adults; $7 for children 11 and under
Sand Dollar Island – $15 for adults; $8 for children 11 and under
Pets and carry-ons are FREE.
In order to serve our customers in the best manner possible, Outer Banks Ferry Service, which has been owned and operated locally for the past 25 years, has purchased Island Ferry Adventures and is now operating under that name. We are excited to serve our current customers and to meet our new ones as well!
We are the closest, fastest and longest continuously operating ferry service in Beaufort, North Carolina. From our convenient downtown Beaufort location, it’s easy to explore the hidden jewels of the Crystal Coast.
Island Ferry Adventures offers the perfect adventure for the whole family! Enjoy searching for sand dollars, watching the wild banker ponies and horses, look for dolphins, go hiking or bird watching. Our ferry service along the Crystal Coast which will take you to the Rachel Carson Reserve or enjoy one of our boat tours by the Rachel Carson Reserve where you can see Carrot Island, Sand Dollar Island, Bird Shoal and Town Marsh.
For over 20 years, our ferry company has been the Crystal Coast’s number one way of visiting the barrier islands of North Carolina.