PARKS + TRAILS
Residents who enjoy nature and hiking will appreciate the multiple pedestrian boardwalk access points to the waterfront and quiet walkways through the wooded, RiverSea landscape. With over 10+ ponds and manicured green space with fountain, whether walking for pleasure or for fitness, residents will find RiverSea a true “walk in the park.”
WALK + BIKE
One of RiverSea’s most striking features is its assortment of mature longleaf pines, live oaks, and abundant fresh and organic landscape. What better way to enjoy the enchanting allure of the forested grounds of this community than on foot or bike! Take a leisurely walk or enjoy an afternoon bike ride through the meandering trails and parks it community of RiverSea.
BOATING + FISHING
Looking to cast a line and forget your troubles or simply enjoy the view from aboard? Whether you stay close to home or venture out to the Atlantic, you won’t be disappointed. The Lockwood Folly is home to minnows, finger mullet, small pogies, reds, and flounder galore! Don't be afraid to explore as you learn to navigate the area and get used to maneuvering your boat in shallow water. No boat? No problem - bring a chair or post up on one of the docks or benches. Cast and relax!
RV + BOAT STORAGE
Do you have an RV, boat, or larger item like a trailer that you’d rather not pay to put into storage? RiverSea has you covered with a designated on-site storage area. Not only can residents access the River and the Atlantic, but after a day of sailing all they have to do is trailer the boat and store it right in their community. Convenience is key!
BOAT RAMP + OCEAN ACCESS
One of the most sought-after perks of living on the coast is direct ocean access, and RiverSea has it! With its on-site boat ramp, residents can take advantage of a hassle-free day on the water without having to fuss with public marinas.
Whether you spend the day on the Lockwood Folly River or take advantage of the direct ocean access, these backyard waters provide beautiful sailing conditions.
Beach lovers will be singing the praises of RiverSea’s proximity to not just one, but multiple area beaches, some of the best the NC coast has to offer! Each beach boasts a family-friendly atmosphere, gorgeous sunrises and sunsets, and, most importantly, warm waters and peaceful sands unspoiled by over-commercialism.
- Holden Beach | 12 miles
- Oak Island Beach | 12 miles
- Ocean Isle Beach | 19 miles
- Sunset Beach | 21 miles
Looking to improve your handicap? Perfecting your golf game will be a breeze with RiverSea situated centrally in the golfing paradise of coastal NC. There are so many premier courses for residents to enjoy “locals” discounts, join leagues, and plan golf outings at pristine, award-winning courses.
- Carolina National | Bolivia, NC | 6 miles
- Lockwood Folly Country Club | Holden Beach, NC | 12 miles
- The Clubs at St. James Plantation | Southport, NC | 15 miles
- The Courses at Ocean Ridge Plantation | Ocean Isle Beach, NC | 18 miles
- Leopard’s Chase
- Tiger’s Eye
- Panther’s Run
- Jaguar’s Lair
- Lion’s Paw
- The Pearl | Little River, NC | 21 miles
- Brick Landing Plantation | Ocean Isle Beach, NC | 26 miles
- Cape Fear National Golf | Leland, NC | 29 miles
NEARBY ATTRACTIONS + ESSENTIALS
- Lowe’s Foods | Bolivia, NC
- Food Lion | Oak Island, NC
- ABC Store | Southport, NC
- Food Lion | Holden Beach, NC
- Whole Foods | Wilmington, NC
- Trader Joe’s | Wilmington, NC
BIG BOX STORES
A quick drive will get residents to the surrounding towns that are home to the following larger stores and more!
- Lowe’s Home Improvement
- Mayfaire Towne Center
- And More...
From local seafood to bar-b-que, upscale dining, and everything in-between, RiverSea’s ideal location provides foodies with access to the best eats the local area has to offer. A quick trip gets residents to Southport, Oak Island, Holden Beach, or Shallotte. Even visiting the Wilmington area for a night out on the town isn’t too far of a drive!
- Brunswick Novant Medical Center | Bolivia, NC
- Dosher Memorial Hospital | Southport, NC
- Dosher Wellness Center | Southport, NC
- New Hanover Regional Medical Center | Wilmington, NC
From Historic Port Towns to the Grand Strand packed with amusements, the RiverSea area offers something fun for everyone!
- Local boutiques
- Wine tastings
- Marvelous restaurants
- Quaint waterfront
With no shortage of unique local stores, eateries and history, Wilmington is a perfect day trip.
- Five-star dining
- Waterfront shops and restaurants
- Horse-drawn carriage rides
- Historic home tours
- Thalian Hall
- Fort Fisher Aquarium
- Airlie Gardens
- Trolley tours
- Wrightsville Beach
Offering more than just the beach, those families seeking more excitement, can head to the bustling city of Myrtle Beach, SC where there is a plethora of activities to enjoy!
- Amusement parks
- Theatre performances
- Minor League Baseball
- House of Blues
- Alabama Theatre
- Carolina Opry
- Broadway at The Beach
- Jimmy Buffett’s Magaritaville
- Wilmington International Airport | (ILM)
- Myrtle Beach International Airport | (MYR)
- NC Ferry System | Departs from Southport, NC
Main routes provide for easy travel North, South and West.
- NC HWY 17N/S