Perry Barrow is a local from Morehead City who grew up roaming the local islands. A surfer, sailor and all around waterman, Captain Barrowcuda has explored our Crystal Coast from the land, sea and air. Captain Barrow has held a Master 100 Ton offshore captains license with a sail endorsement and held a pilot license for over 30 years. He has also been a real estate broker for over 30 years.

Captain Barrow managed the Dock House Restaurant after leaving college with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business. He started Outer Banks Ferry Service in 1989 and has been running a fast ferry boat across the Beaufort Inlet to the surrounding islands every day in all weather conditions. Captain Barrow is one of the most experienced captains in the area with extensive local knowledge and experience in and around Beaufort Inlet and the nearby islands.

His crew is hand-picked to provide you the same local knowledge and experiences.

While in Carteret County, come discover some of the hidden treasures of our Crystal Coast. Relax and enjoy our warm sandy beaches, pristine waters, gentle Atlantic breezes, maritime forests, descendants of shipwrecked horses and unparalleled shelling. Come visit one of the few remaining undeveloped coastal barrier island systems in the world. Observe the natural beauty, wind shaped sands and maritime influences on these uninhabited islands. There are no lines and no traffic jams, so enjoy your ride with us and leave the crowded beaches to others.