Emerald Isle

Western Ocean Regional Access

Located 0.4 miles from the B. Cameron Langston Bridge, off Islander Drive and beside Queen’s Court Condominiums.   Open year round from sunrise to sunset. There is a $10 fee charged for parking on Saturday, Sundays, and holidays from April through September between the hours of 7am – 4pm.  Reservations are not accepted. First come first serve.

  • Beach access, bike rack, handicapped accessible, restrooms, showers, 2 volleyball courts, grills, seasonal lifeguards, oyster shell recycling bin

Eastern Ocean Regional Access

Located 6.4 miles from the B. Cameron Langston Bridge, between Pier Point and Ocean Reef condominiums at 2701 Emerald Drive.  Open year round from sunrise to sunset. There is a $10 fee charged for parking at the Eastern Ocean Regional Access (EORA) on Saturday, Sundays, and holidays from April through September between the hours of 7am – 4pm.  Reservations are not accepted. First come first serve.

  • Beach access, handicapped accessible, parking, picnic pavilion, restrooms, showers, grills, seasonal lifeguards

Third Street Park

Located on Ocean Drive and accessible from First and Fifth Street. Open year round from sunrise to sunset. No fee.  Reservations are not accepted.  First come, first serve.

  • Beach access, observation deck, parking for 12 cars