Coastal Carolina Piers

  • By Alan Hodge
  • Photography courtesy of Jay Barnes.

Against the wind and churning surf, North Carolina's ocean piers stand proudly.


Designing Jennette’s Pier was a dream come true for coastal artist and architect Chip Hemingway. He modeled the structure after the original Nags Head cottage and modernized it by adding three wind turbines, it’s own waste-water treatment facility, and a rainwater collection system. –Molly Harrison

This quiz first appeared in the May 2012 issue of Our State.

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One Response to Coastal Carolina Piers

  1. gena gaskill says:

    love this magazine!!specially the quizzes..i learn a lot about this state,, im from the Phillipines!!

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