Boating in North Carolina
Boaters can explore more than 5,000 miles of North Carolina waters. Find a boat ramp near you. Title and register your vessel. Get information on regulations and safety requirements here.
Information about vessel registration and titling requirements, fees and frequently asked questions.
The Wildlife Commission manages more than 200 free, 24-hour public Boating Access Areas. Find them here.
Booklets and brochures on coastal boating, vessel operation, boat accident reports and other information.
Learn about no wake zone and boating regulations, requirements and recommendations.
Learn about Clean Marina Program, Clean Vessel Act, boating safety courses and more.