Never run out of things to do in the OBX!

Activities: From water sports activities, to horse tours, to even just a relaxing bird watching experience, the OBX is full of entertainment for the entire family. See our listings below and check them off your bucket list!

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Back Country Safari Tours

“Where the road ends…The Adventure Begins!” Our nature guides will carry you and your family by custom, open-air Safari Cruisers, Segways and Kayaks through miles of off-road beaches, dunes and sand lanes. Come discover the Outer Banks’ unique shore life and maritime history and visit with the Wild Spanish Mustangs in their natural habitat.

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Barrier Island Aviation

See dolphins, sea turtles, shipwrecks, the Wright Brothers Memorial, Bodie Island Lighthouse and other popular attractions from a new perspective! Soar over the Outer Banks in a 1942 open-cockpit biplane, Cessna 172 or Cessna 206, accommodating up to five passengers at a time.

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Bianca’s Readings

Bianca is a trusted psychic and tarot card reader, spiritual life coach, and holistic practitioner whose God-given gifts of clairvoyance and clairaudience give her a unique ability to bond with her clients.

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Corolla Adventure Golf & Bumper Cars

A blast for the entire family! Play three, 9-hole themed golf courses featuring miniature Corolla landmarks. For terrific fun, bring your entire group for bumper car adventures, too!

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Corolla Adventure Park

Corolla Adventure Park is designed for ages 5 and up and features climbing opportunities for all skill levels. CAP is a huge obstacle course where participants can maneuver between platforms ranging from 12 feet to 50 feet above the ground. Climbers take the action into their own hands by choosing to go on a combination of easy, intermediate, or advanced obstacle courses

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Corolla Outback Adventures

The 20-plus mile self-drive is led by your personal guide into areas such as the Wild Horse Sanctuary that were set aside for habitat enhancement. Learn about the legendary Corolla horses, their history and local lore. Unscheduled sightings of other species of wildlife can occur.

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Corolla Parasail

Your entire family will enjoy this relaxing flight and the breathtaking panoramic views of Corolla, Duck, the Currituck Sound and the Atlantic Ocean! Begin your adventure sitting down on the back deck of the boat and let your Captain and First Mate do the rest, as you fly comfortably over the beautiful Outer Banks.

Corolla Wild Horse Fund

Horse tours from the experts who are directly responsible for protecting & managing the herd of wild Colonial Spanish Mustangs who roam freely on the northernmost Currituck Outer Banks. All proceeds come back to benefit the wild horses. 

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Country Girl

Enjoy a relaxing, all-day fishing trip to shipwrecks, rocky bottom and artificial reefs for black seabass, triggerfish, gray tile fish, blues, king mackerel, grouper, amber jack and dolphin.

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Crystal Dawn Headboat

The Crystal Dawn, a 65-foot headboat, offers inlet and sound fishing, sunset cruises, and purple martin excursions. The Country Girl, a 57-foot charter boat offers offshore wreck fishing and Gulf Stream charters. Both boats have the latest electronic equipment.

Island Cruisers

Rent a 4WD vehicle and cruise the secluded beaches of Hatteras, Ocracoke, and Carova or reserve a topless Volkswagen Buggy to tour the streets in style. Even if you’re in need of a more modest set of wheels, Island Cruisers has you covered with a selection of 2-wheel drive vehicles and golf carts.

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Just For The Beach

Just For The Beach Rentals is a full service rental company offering a wide selection of equipment to serve all of your beach rental needs. Since 1986, Just For The Beach Rentals has provided quality rentals, timely deliveries, and friendly service from Nags Head to Corolla.

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Kitty Hawk Kites

If you’re looking for something fun to do outdoors, call Kitty Hawk Kites to book an adventure at the new recreation location at Sanderling Resort. Hang glide, parasail, kayak, kite board, stand-up paddleboard, surf, jet-ski and more at the Kitty Hawk Kites! Locations throughout the Outer Banks.

Mustang Music Festival

“A festival that musicians want to play; an event where vendors have a blast while making a profit; where sponsors not only have a fantastic time entertaining their clients, friends and families, but also leave them wanting to support the event annually; a festival where patrons and fans await the next year the moment that they step off of the site; an event which benefits one of the region’s most sacred assets, the Corolla Wild Horses.”

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North Beach Watersports

They are your first stop for watersports fun in Corolla. Get a bird’s eye view of the beautiful northern Outer Banks as you Parasail up to 1,200 feet above the Currituck Sound and sail past the Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Whalehead in the heart of Historic Corolla Park.

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Outer Banks Sporting Events

The mission of OBSE is to organize and promote sports competition and healthy living resources, provide financial resources for needed relief and support for public education while contributing to economic impact for the Outer Banks of North Carolina. 100% of net proceeds are shared by the Dare Education Foundation and the Outer Banks Relief Foundation.

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Oregon Inlet Fishing Center

Take the family fishing aboard the 65’ Miss Oregon Inlet headboat charter, where we provide all the fishing equipment you need! For the adventurous, book an offshore fishing charter – or an inlet charter. Half-day and full-day fishing excursions. Oregon Inlet Fishing Center is the home of the largest and most modern fishing fleet on the eastern seaboard. A full service marina, Oregon Inlet offers a comprehensive fishing experience for the “old salt” or the vacationing fisherman.

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Paradise Fun Park

One of the best activities for groups to enjoy in the Outer Banks is mini golf, bumper cars or Go-Karts, and Paradise Fun Park offers all three! Paradise Fun Park offers exciting outdoor activities that kids and adults of all ages can enjoy together. Outdoor fun featuring electric go-carts, two 18-hole miniature golf, grass courses, bumper cars, arcade and more!

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Pirates Island Golf

Excellent Pirate-Themed 18-Hole Miniature Golf Course and Arcade with waterfalls, a pirate ship, caves, skulls, and more! The course is well maintained, entertaining, and catered to the beginner AND skilled mini golfers!

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Sunset Watersports

A great place for family fun and watersports galore! Rent a waverunner, take out a boat for fishing or crabbing, parasail to 1200 feet, kayak the shores of the Currituck Sound or take a pontoon boat for a sunset cruise. Find us at the gazebo at Fishbone’s Sunset Grille.

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Town Of Duck

In 2017, the Town of Duck celebrates the 15th Anniversary as an incorporated town. Connect with nature by strolling along the Boardwalk, walking the village area, and enjoying free live events at the Town Park year around. A thriving sound to sea community, Duck offers shopping, recreation, and dining unique to the Outer Banks.

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Wild Horse Adventure Tours

Voted NC’s #1 tour company and #1 “thing to do” on the OBX by TripAdvisor. See the Outer Banks’ wild Spanish mustangs and whip through beach, dune, and forest trails in our exclusive OPEN AIR, 13-passenger Humvees. No two tours are ever the same; so if you like history, ecology, adventure, and quick-witted comedy, we have you covered.

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