Ah, the great outdoors. If it’s a sport, and it can be done outside, you’re game. Maybe you dabble in several different sports or specialize in the expert execution of just one. Do you love the thrill of the hunt? Do you have several mountain biking trophies on your shelf? Do you see fly-fishing as an art, one that requires precision and thought? If so, you’re in the right place.

Edenton Paddling Trails

Edenton, North Carolina

With trail difficulties that range from beginner to advanced, the Edenton Paddling Trails are the perfect place to get outside and enjoy the beauty of Edenton. Bring a kayak or canoe and shove off into the scenic creeks and millponds of this waterway community. Many trails provide picnic areas and camping platforms as well. Select a trail based on your skill level and the preferred length of your trip (a few hours, half a day or a whole day). These trails are a perfect combination of beauty and fun.

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Eastern North Carolina is truly an outdoor sportsman’s paradise. The region abounds with opportunities for fishing, hiking, biking, horseback riding, kayaking, climbing, rafting, windsurfing and other outdoor sports. Of course, the best way to find all the outdoor sports opportunities that the area offers is to get out and see them for yourself. Ready for an adventure?

Bicycle Post Trails

Greenville, North Carolina

SingleTracks ranks this 10-mile Greenville mountain biking trail as “probably the best trail east of [Interstate] 95 in NC.”

Located 20 minutes from downtown Greenville, NC and 1 hour from Washington, NC.

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Inter-County Saddle Club (New Hope Stables)

Hertford, North Carolina

Competitive riders of any discipline will find classes, competitions and a great community of peers with Inter-County Saddle Club.

Located 6 minutes from downtown Hertford, NC and 1.5 hours from Greenville, NC.

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Marauder Sportfishing

Manteo, North Carolina

Anchors away for an inshore fishing excursion! Operating out of Pirates Cove Marina, Marauder offers packages that range from half-day trips to full-day charters.

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

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Tar-Pam Fishing Guide Service

Bath, North Carolina

Tar-Pam's fishing expeditions span from the remote freshwaters of the Tar and Roanoke Rivers to the world-renowned fishing spots in the Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds.

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