Carolina Runner

The Carolina Runner is a custom-built 40' craft that includes a bar, loading ramp for easy shore access to Masonboro Island, complete modern toilet facilities, and many other amenities for groups up to 40.

Carolina Runner II

For smaller groups up to 6 passengers, the Carolina Runner II is a 22' center console vessel with bow ladder for easy boarding on Masonboro Island, and is a perfect option to get around our local waters

Our Location

275 Waynick Boulevard
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
(across street from Blockade Runner Beach Resort)

Holiday Lights Tour

Stay at the Blockade Runner Beach Resort for the Thanksgiving Holiday and take part in a Holiday Lights Boat Tour of the Harbor one evening and Friday evening Fire Dancing on the lawn. This special holiday boat tour for the alternative NC Holiday Flotilla event is included with your Thanksgiving room stay package.


Masonboro Shuttle & Inlet Fishing

Daily 9 AM - 12 PM


Sunset Cruise

Our most popular cruise and great way to wind down your day of adventure at Wrightsville Beach. This relaxing cruise lets you explore the local area and gets you the best views of the Island. Be the view along with your crew onboard for the Golden Hour as the water becomes alive and sightings of dolphin, turtles, and Seabirds are common.


Brews Cruise

Our Thursday night Brews Cruise will feature reps from several local breweries, ready to give our guests an in-depth beer experience, including samples of the breweries best beers. Breweries include North Carolina local favorites such as Wrightsville Beach Brewery, Wicked Weed, Waterman’s Brewery, and Sierra Nevada. All cruises include 2, 12oz beers and select samples for guests age 21 and older. To pair the Brews Cruise with a one night stay, book here. This package includes overnight accommodations in a waterfront room, a boat cruise on Carolina Runner sampling local brews and learning about the brewery. The next morning enjoy breakfast in bed before departing.


Fishing on Carolina Runner II

Spend the morning fishing the waters around Wrightsville Beach for flounder, red drum, trout, and spanish mackerel. Comfortably fishes with 4 guest and includes everything.


Cocktail Cruise

Slip away off the docks and enjoy a night under the stars with a complimentary cocktail and songs playing. Connect with your special someone or mingle with our fun loving crew as the Carolina Runner makes its way through the Wrightsville Beach hotspots. (must be 21 years of age)


Private Events

Put your party hat on and let us help you create and plan an unforgettable trip that suits your group. We leave our afternoons available from 1-4pm every day to host your private party or event for up to 40 passengers.