Masonboro Forest is a large, popular, upscale community consisting of single family homes, built primarily between 1998 and 2004. Residents enjoy many amenities including a pool, clubhouse and tennis course. Masonboro Forest is conveniently located close to beaches, schools, restaurants, hospital, downtown and shopping. There are several ponds and marshes throughout the community, creating a scenic and serene feel. Masonboro Forest includes two sectioned off neighborhoods called Craven’s Point and Stratton Village.
Masonboro Forest is located just north of Monkey Junction, in the Myrtle Grove area of Wilmington. Assigned schools are Parsley Elementary, Myrtle Grove Middle and Hoggard High. Several private schools are also located within a 15 minute drive of the community, including Myrtle Grove Christian School and Cape Fear Academy. Masonboro Forest is about 10 miles from both Carolina Beach and Wrightsville Beach, and about 8 miles from downtown Wilmington.