Surf’s up! When the tide is high and the day is sunny, people know where to find you. You love the feeling of sand between your toes and salty breeze in your hair. No matter where you come from, you consider the beach to be your home.

The Outer Banks Lighthouses

Throughout the Outer Banks, North Carolina

A beach bum’s excursion to the Outer Banks would not be complete without a visit to the area’s lighthouses. Lighthouses are nationally-recognized icons in the coastal communities of the Outer Banks. These local treasures include Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, Ocracoke Lighthouse, Bodie Island Lighthouse, Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Roanoke Marshes Lighthouse. Get acquainted with the rich history and unique coastal culture of the Outer Banks by touring the lighthouses.

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The coastal lifestyle is a special one. It’s friendly, it’s casual and it’s as warm as the sun on the sand. Does this sound like the place for you? Now’s the perfect time to soak up the seashore vibes of eastern North Carolina and find your paradise by the water. See you on the beach!

Jeanette’s Pier

Nags Head, North Carolina

With beach access, fishing, a beach shop and much more, Jeanette’s Pier is a favorite spot in the OBX.

Located 6 minutes from central Nags Head, NC and 2.25 hours from Greenville, NC.

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Equine Adventures

Frisco, North Carolina

Take a horseback ride down the shore and experience the beach in a whole new way.

Located 1.25 hours from central Nags Head, NC and 3 hours from Chocowinity, NC.

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Kite Club Hatteras

Avon, North Carolina

The Outer Banks region is a kiteboarding paradise for both experts and beginners.

Located 1 hour from central Nags Head, NC and 2.5 hours from Edenton, NC.

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Sail the Outer Banks

Manteo, North Carolina

See the beautiful beaches of the Outer Banks from the water. Enjoy a private sail through the Roanoke and Albemarle Sounds.

Located 15 minutes from central Nags Head, NC and 1.5 hours from Windsor, NC.

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Wrightsville Beach

Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina

Just minutes from downtown Wilmington, Wrightsville Beach offers beautiful waters with a vibrant community.

Located 1 hour from Kenansville, NC and 2 hours, 15 minutes from Greenville, NC

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Crystal Coast

Morehead City, North Carolina

With 11 beaches and attractions along with southern Outer Banks, the Crystal Coast has an array of activities and events.

Cape Carteret is located 1 hour, 15 minutes from Kenansville and 1 hour, 45 minutes from Greenville. Communities include Atlantic Beach, Beaufort, Morehead City, Cape Lookout, Pine Knoll Shores, Harkers Island, Salter Path, Emerald Isle, Indian Beach, Western Crystal Coast, Down East.

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