Outer Banks Bike Safety Tips

A family riding bikes along a path.

The Outer Banks is a paradise for the vacationer who enjoys exploring. Around here, you truly never know what you will find along our beaches. One of the best ways to explore our area is on bicycle. The Outer Banks’ beautiful neighborhoods, trails, and bike paths are very convenient for those who enjoy traveling via …

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The Inspiring Women of Ocean Atlantic Rentals

The women that work along side of us in the stores and delivery trucks lead and inspire us.  For the men of OAR, so many of us are “who we are” at work because of the support and encouragement from our wives, girlfriends, and partners.  They are the reason we work hard, play hard, and live our lives on a sandbar “making rental dreams come true”. 

Annual Used Gear Sale September 2022

*Check our Facebook event for the latest Yard Sale details* **Update 2022–please check back in August for dates and details for our 2022 Yard Sale. Remember the product mix and quantities vary from year to year, but one thing is for certain, it is always a BIG DEAL for locals, out of town homeowners and …

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Start Your OBX Vacation with Peace of Mind

At Ocean Atlantic Rentals we are in compliance with the latest executive order from the NC governor’s office regarding COVID-19. Learn more about Executive Order 215.   *PRODUCT NOTE: If a customer feels led to disinfect the Ocean Atlantic Rentals gear during the rental period, we encourage you to please use a non-bleach disinfectant. Over …

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Off the Beaten Path: Distanced Destinations on the OBX

Distance does not mean you need to despair when you are on the amazing barrier islands of the Outer Banks. There are several hidden gems that provide adventure, beauty and a little something different. Our Corolla store manager Colby knows that the word “distance” on the northern beaches can take a couple different meanings. He …

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What Sunscreen Should I Use During My OBX Activities?


Are you taking a break from work and the hassles of life to enjoy our Outer Banks sand, sea breezes, and sunshine? It’s awesome to enjoy these Outer Banks rays, but please do so responsibly. Sunscreen is critical in preventing harmful damage to your skin by the sun. Here are a few helpful hints to …

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outer banks umbrella set up service

When you officially commit to your week of choosing for your much-anticipated vacation to the OBX you can have everything set for a great week, but one thing you cannot control is the weather. Summer invariably brings the chance of pop up thunderstorms, rip currents, and heat waves. A heat wave on the Outer Banks …

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