Things to do on the Outer Banks During the Shoulder Season

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The shoulder season on the Outer Banks is defined as the time after the high traffic weeks between Memorial Day and Labor Day. Many vacationers actually feel it is the best time of year to visit the OBX because of the amazing weather, smaller crowds and cheaper rates. Here are a few ways to spend …

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Sharing the Road: Cyclists and Drivers

A two lane road stretching through a rural area.

The Outer Banks is an extremely popular place during the summer months. Locals, vacationers, and seasonal workers all enjoy the beautiful weather and activities that are available given the area’s amazing landscape. In addition to the traditional Outer Banks activities such as surfing, fishing, and other watersports, bicycling has always been one of the most …

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Get in Shape for Your Favorite OBX Watersport

The Outer Banks is a great place to enjoy just about any watersport you can imagine. With both the sound and the ocean sitting no more than just a short drive away no matter where you are on the OBX, practicing the watersport of your choice is extremely convenient. While the sports of surfing, bodyboarding, …

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Must Have Rental Items for Memorial Day Weekend

beach canopy tent

Memorial Day often serves as the official beginning of summer for many Americans, and it’s no different for those who visit the Outer Banks year after year. A long weekend or week-long vacation is often enough to get people excited, but when you pair that excitement with the beach and some warm weather it creates …

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4 Perfect Spring Outdoor Outer Banks Activities

The spring season brings a lot of excitement to the Outer Banks. Warmer weather and the returning of seasonal employees and vacationers is a strong reminder that summer is just around the corner. Those planning Outer Banks vacations and the various activities in which they will embark on during their stay often overlook the spring …

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Think Equipment When Planning your 2015 Vacation

  If you are an annual visitor to the Outer Banks, you have most likely developed a perfectly formulated plan regarding how you make your way to our beaches every year. Arriving early can help you avoid heavy summer traffic, thus making your transition into your vacation rental seamless and enjoyable. Next year, take the …

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