Kayaking the Eastern North Carolina Shoreline

September 21, 2009

Ocean Kayaking for the first time was quite a unique experience for Val and me. We started in Beaufort, NC from one of many very nice public boat ramps and proceeded around Parrot Island and Bird Shoals where we saw… Read More

Where, Oh Where is Your Hammer?

September 18, 2009

We are collecting HAMMERS (new and used) in the Carolina Colours Welcome (Sales) Centre for the Habitat for Humanity BLITZ BUILD!  Two houses in Two Days! Saturday and Sunday, October 17th – 18th 200 Volunteers are needed.  We have collected… Read More

Golf Course Construction Update 9/19/09

September 18, 2009

Bill Love, the Carolina Colours Golf Course Architect, will be returning to Carolina Colours next week.  This trip will be Bill’s 3rd trip in the past month.  Why the frequent site visits?  GREENS!    Yes, we are now in the… Read More

New Bern’s Bear Town Bears

September 18, 2009

As New Bern prepares for its 300th anniversary in 2010, New Bern artists are busy hand-painting life-size fiberglass bears for public display during the year-long celebration.  Founded by the Swiss in 1710, the bear has become a historic symbol for… Read More

Golfing Carolina Colours 9th Hole

September 18, 2009

As the player walks up from the cart path to the 9th tee, the first impression is again one of how extensive the tee complex is. Extending an almost continuous run of about 100 yards from the back of the… Read More

Team Carolina Colours Cycles for Multiple Sclerosis

September 17, 2009

“More than 2,400 cyclists loaded up their bicycles and wheeled home late Sunday afternoon after a record three-day fund-raising event to fight multiple sclerosis. Multiple sclerosis affects the the central nervous system, causing reactions that vary in how they manifest… Read More

Golfing Carolina Colours 8th Hole

September 4, 2009

Approaching the 8th tee, the player notices that this par 4 runs perpendicular to hole 7, joining hole 4 as the two south facing holes on the front nine. From the very slightly elevated tee, one sees a fairly simple… Read More

Golfing Carolina Colours 7th Hole

August 30, 2009

After again passing through and over a small, wooded wetland, the tee complex for the 7th hole, a par 4, rises to the right of of the cart path. From the tee, there is a clear view of the entire… Read More

Get Habitat Hammered October 17th -18th

August 23, 2009

Get Hammered by Habitat for Humanity, October 17th – 18th Hi to All Carolina Colours Residents! On October 17th and 18th, Habitat for Humanity of Craven County is hosting the Habitat Crazies.  In… Read More