OBX MARKS THE SPOT FOR A RIDE ON THE WAVES

Before the kids go back to school, give them a real education – on the water. Whether it's kiteboarding in Cape Hatteras, paddleboarding in Nags Head, or hopping a fishing charter out of Manteo. So before you start stuffing the kids' backpacks with books, pack up a surfboard and send them off onto the calm summer waters of The Outer Banks. To keep you from missing out on the best outdoor adventures, we've put together a list of the Top 10 OBX land, air and sea experiences. Book your vacation now and start checking them off the list! 

Surfer

Wind Surfer

CATCH SOME AIR

There's just a little bit of summertime left to learn how to kiteboard and windsurf. With the steady winds, perfect temperatures and rolling ocean waves, you'll earn bragging rights in no time. In fact, The Outer Banks has been named the "Kiteboarding and Windsurfing Capital of the East Coast." Many extreme-sport enthusiasts flock to compete on the waters of Cape Hatteras, but for others, the Albemarle and Pamlico sounds are perfect for building windsurfing skills. LEARN MORE>