It doesnt matter which way, as long as theres a strong current carrying it in one direction or the other, and it doesnt hurt if theres a nice breeze blowing, even one hard enough to dot the surface of Lake Keowee with whitecaps.
Editors Note: Since the writing of this feature, the National Park Service has awarded mainland ferry service to South and North Core Banks to Cape Lookout Concessions (Morris Marina Kabin Kamps). Morris Marina now operates ferries from Davis to South Care Banks, known as Great Island, and from Atlantic to Long Point at North Core Banks. To reserve fishing cabins or ferry trips to Core Banks, call 877-956-6568 or visit www.capelookoutconcessions.com.
A crescent moon set against a starlit sky, while beautiful to behold, provided scant illumination to the night.
Leggett Lump is hardly even that. While nobody really knows where the name originated, the “lump” is a slight rise in the bottom of a couple of inches in height above the surrounding expanse of Pamlico Sound.