In a region where land and water intertwine, Edenton is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts. As the heart of the Inner Banks, our connection to water has always been a defining characteristic of our community.
Our waterfront town harbor, set amidst a historic landscape, is your launchpad for aquatic adventures like fishing, boating, kayaking, or stand-up paddleboarding. For longer journeys, consider our paddle trails and camping platforms. Boaters can even dock two nights free.
On dry land, enjoy golfing, bird-watching, and leisurely strolls along the water. Edenton’s unique blend of water-bound excitement and inland tranquility offers an unforgettable coastal experience for everyone!
Edenton Steamers Baseball Team
Our collegiate summer league welcomes top-notch college players from across the nation to play at the Historic Hicks Field, home of the oldest remaining wooden grandstand of its kind in North Carolina.
Bennett’s Millpond is a hidden gem in Chowan County, with canoeing, kayaking, primitive camping, and a NC Birding Trail. All this, plus a scenic pavilion and boardwalk, await you in this charming hideaway.
Hendrix Park & Cannon’s Ferry River Walk
This newly established haven along the Chowan River is perfect for picnics, fishing, and paddling. The picturesque boardwalk stands a tribute to the herring fishing industry and its significant role in shaping our community.