Water Sports

Boating, Stand Up Paddleboarding, Kitesurfing & more – the Outer Banks has plenty of water sports activities for the outdoors enthusiasts in your vacation crew!

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The Outer Banks is a popular surfing destination on the East Coast, with plenty of excellent spots to catch a wave. There are several surfing competitions as well, fun for surfers and spectators.

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The Outer Banks is very bike-friendly, with plenty of paths for your family to amble along on Beach Cruisers, taking in the beautiful scenery.

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The Outer Banks is home to more than 400 species of birds, perfect for birdwatching and photography!

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For the avid fisherman, the Outer Banks is the ultimate destination with choices of surf and sand fishing, pier fishing, charter boats, and more.

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