Safety

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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HOW TO ENJOY YOUR OBX VACATION DURING A HEAT WAVE

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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Outer Banks Kayak Safety Tips

Learn These Tips Before You Launch! Ocean Atlantic Rentals has compiled a list of 10 basic kayak safety tips for anyone looking to kayak the beautiful waters that the Outer Banks has to offer. Our tips are meant to help keep you safe on your day out on the water! Always use common sense and […]

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Are You Ready for Outer Banks Beach Driving?

Outer Banks beach driving is one of the most unique adventures that North Carolina has to offer. We’re here to give you the 4-1-1 on 4×4 as you plan your first trip cruising the sand. Before you start driving on the beaches of the Outer banks, you need to know the basic information, rules and guidelines.

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Electric Biking on the Outer Banks

Learn more about the benefits of renting electric bikes and using the safely on the Outer Banks, NC. Visit our site or call any of our locations in Corolla, Duck, Kill Devil Hills, or Avon for more info.

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A Guide to Cruising the Outer Banks, North to South with Zero Emissions!

Traveling the OBX in a golf cart is a great way to explore the Outer Banks with zero emissions. Many subdivisions, neighborhoods, and roads have a posted speed limit 35 miles per hour or less, making this area friendly for traveling in LSV golf carts from Ocean Atlantic Rentals. We hope this information will be an […]

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New Section of the Corolla Greenway is Now Open!

The Corolla Greenway has been in the works for many years. The goal of the project was to provide a walkway for residents and visitors to safely traverse through the community of Corolla. Phase III of the greenway has just been completed. This 3-mile extension of the greenway starts at Ocean Sands Section A and […]

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Avoid Leaving Equipment at Beach Overnight

Every beach-goer has their “go to” beach items. There are some things that we simply cannot enjoy our time at the beach without. It could be a surfboard, kayak, a cooler we have had for years, or a trusty umbrella. In recent years, the popularity of pop-up tents has increased dramatically because they create the […]

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Why You Shouldn’t Dig Holes at the Beach

The Outer Banks is known for being the ultimate family beach destination. This is because of the freedom, adventure, and fun that the area represents to all who visit or live on the coast. While the area is open to explore and enjoy, there are a few activities visitors should avoid while at the beach. […]

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