WE ARE READY TO HAVE PASSENGERS ABOARD THE PONTOON 15 MINUTES BEFORE YOUR SCHEDULED DEPARTURE TIME.

All Cruises, depart from Northwest Creek Marina (http://www.northwestcreekmarina.com/) located at 104 Marina Drive, New Bern, NC in the resort community of Fairfield Harbour (www.fairfieldharbournc.com).

DIRECTIONS TO THE PONTOON AT NORTHWEST CREEK MARINA:

From inside the resort of Fairfield Harbour:

Follow Marina Drive all the way to the end and you will be in a parking lot.  As you face the water/marina, there is a large 2 story restaurant building to your left, but you go toward the smaller building with blue metal roof on your RIGHT which is the Marina building.  Proceed to the back side of the Marina building and walk straight out into the marina on the main center dock (about 12 ft wide).  You will see that the docks are all lettered A through F. Turn _______ and walk to the _____ and meet us on our Pontoon named River Glide. 

 

From downtown New Bern:  (about 15 minute drive) Proceed across the drawbridge and follow the signs for Highway 55 BAYBORO.  This will take you on the high-rise bridge across the Neuse River.

When you get across the river, take the first exit for Highway 55 East BAYBORO. You will travel approx. 1 mile and turn RIGHT at the first traffic  light onto Broad Creek Road.  (there's a big Handy Mart on the corner).  Proceed about 6.5 miles down Broad Creek Road and you will enter the Fairfield Harbour community.  Continue on Broad Creek Road past the guardhouses in Fairfield Harbour that you will see on both sides of the road, turn RIGHT onto Marina Drive (Northwest Creek Marina will be listed on the sign at the corner).  Follow Marina Drive all the way to the end and you will be in a parking lot.  As you face the water/marina, there is a large 2 story restaurant building to your left, but you go toward the smaller building with blue metal roof on your RIGHT which is the Marina building.  Proceed to the back side of the Marina building and walk straight out into the marina on the main center dock (about 12 ft wide).  You will see that the docks are all lettered A through F. Turn _____ and walk to the ____and meet us on our Pontoon named River Glide. 

 

From Greenville, NC and points North: (about 1 hour and 15 minute drive) From Greenville, you will probably come to New Bern via Hwy 43, then Hwy 17 South.  As you come through the town of Bridgeton, you will pass a KOA campground and some other businesses, then follow the signs for Highway 55 BAYBORO.  You will travel approx. 1 mile down Highway 55 East and turn RIGHT at the first traffic light onto Broad Creek Road.  (there's a big Handy Mart on the corner). Proceed about 6.5 miles down Broad Creek Road and you will enter the Fairfield Harbour community.  Continue on Broad Creek Road past the guardhouses in Fairfield Harbour that you will see on both sides of the road, turn RIGHT onto Marina Drive (Northwest Creek Marina will be listed on the sign at the corner).  Follow Marina Drive all the way to the end and you will be in a parking lot.  As you face the water/marina, go toward the building on your RIGHT which is the Marina building.  Proceed to the back side of the Marina building and walk straight out into the marina on  the main center dock (about 12 ft wide) You will see that the docks are all lettered A through F. Turn _____ and walk to the ____and meet us on our Pontoon named River Glide.  

 

From Raleigh and points West: Take Highway 70 East to New Bern.  You will pass a couple of New Bern exits before starting to cross the Neuse River on a high-rise bridge.  On the bridge, stay in one of the two right hand lanes and take Exit 417B toward Highway 55 BAYBORO.  This will take you on the high-rise bridge across the Neuse River. When you get across the river, take the first exit for Highway 55 East BAYBORO. You will travel approx. 1 mile and turn RIGHT at the first traffic  light onto Broad Creek Road.  (there's a big Handy Mart on the corner).  Proceed about 6.5 miles down Broad Creek Road and you will enter the Fairfield Harbour community.  Continue on Broad Creek Road past the guardhouses in Fairfield Harbour that you will see on both sides of the road, turn RIGHT onto Marina Drive (Northwest Creek Marina will be listed on the sign at the corner).  Follow Marina Drive all the way to the end and you will be in a parking lot.  As you face the water/marina, go toward the smaller building with blue metal roof on your RIGHT which is the Marina building.  Proceed to the back side of the Marina building and walk straight out into the marina on the main center dock (about 12 ft wide). You will see that the docks are all lettered A through F.  Turn _____ and walk to the ____and meet us on our Pontoon named River Glide. 

 

From Jacksonville, NC and points South: Come into New Bern from Jacksonville on Highway 17 North Business/aka Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. and head toward the Highway 70 East interchange. Take Highway 70 EAST exit before you get to the overpass (just AFTER you pass the Wal-Mart on your Right). Proceed on Highway 70 EAST past the Trent Woods exit and you will start to cross the Neuse River on a high-rise bridge. As you cross the river, stay in the two right hand lanes and follow the signs for Highway 55 East BAYBORO. (Do NOT continue on Highway 70 East toward Havelock at this point). This will take you on the high-rise bridge across the Neuse River. When you get across the river, take the first exit for Highway 55 East BAYBORO. You will travel approx. 1 mile and turn RIGHT at the first traffic light onto Broad Creek Road. (there's a big Handy Mart on the corner). Proceed about 6.5 miles down Broad Creek Road and you will enter the Fairfield Harbour community. Continue on Broad Creek Road past the guardhouses in Fairfield Harbour that you will see on both sides of the road, turn RIGHT onto Marina Drive (Northwest Creek Marina will be listed on the sign at the corner). Follow Marina Drive all the way to the end and you will be in a parking lot. As you face the water/marina, go toward the smaller building with blue metal roof on your RIGHT which is the Marina building. Proceed to the back side of the Marina building and walk straight out into the marina on the main center dock (about 12 ft wide). You will see that the docks are all lettered A through F.  Turn _____ and walk to the ____and meet us on our Pontoon named River Glide.