Fair Bluff Walkabout
one mile long river walk along the Lumber River. The elevated boardwalk is a great way to take a closer look at the river which is a National Wild and Scenic River. Canoeing and fishing have become extremely popular along the river and as a launch point at Fair Bluff.
would not re-open until well into 2017 if at all. However, the town decided not to be forgotten. In April 2017, the town held its annual BBQ on the Bluff Festival. The 6th annual festival brought pit masters from North and South Carolina and many visitors back to town.
The town is also home to the North Carolina Watermelon Festival which is held every July. Town leaders continue to look for ways to revitalize downtown and also assist residents and business owners of the town get back on their feet.
All photos taken by post author - August 1, 2009.