The Cape Fear River allows boaters to access the ICW from Cape Fear Inlet and connects to Snows Cut. The Cape Fear River is a major shipping channel and is often busy with commercial traffic. The Cape Fear River has a very strong current. Boaters can travel 15-nm upriver to Wilmington, NC to enjoy city life.
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