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Posted on 9/7/2023

Outer Banks Piers

Various aspects of the Outer Banks attracts visitors: history, surfing, family time, sight-seeing and fishing, to name a few. That last one, fishing, is a major pull. Oregon Inlet opens up to world class waters, there's even entire television series featuring OBX fishing -- Wicked Tuna! There are a

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Posted on 8/11/2023

Fall Favorites of the OBX

The Outer Banks really shines in the summer time, but fall is another great opportunity for an OBX escape. Here are some of our favorite parts of autumn on the coast. Longer Walks If you like long walks on the beach, but often find yourself overheated, burning your toes on hot sand, and dodging beach

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Posted on 8/9/2023

OBX Fishing Guide

North Carolina is home to world-class fishing. The Outer Banks in particular is a fishing paradise. We have diverse water habitats; hundreds of species; and gorgeous seasonal weather, making it a must stop for anglers.

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Posted on 7/31/2023

Useful Rental Tools

The Outer Banks has always been a wonderful destination for those seeking a relaxing vacation filled with sand, surf and sun. To make renting a beach getaway as easy as possible, Southern Shores Realty has put together some tools so you can find the perfect time and location for your beach vacation.

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Posted on 2/7/2023

Pickleball has Reached the Beach

The Outer Banks welcomes all ages and skill levels to the fastest growing sport in America, Pickleball, and now it has hit the Outer Banks. Bring your paddles and get ready from some Beach Pickleball action!

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Posted on 10/26/2022

Why Vacation Rentals Just Make More Sense

There are so many ways to stay nowadays. Here are some reasons why we think a private vacation rental triumphs over hotels and motels.There's Room to Breathe. Forget crowded elevators, searching for an empty breakfast table, and getting splashed by strangers in the hotel pool. When you rent a

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Posted on 10/19/2022

OBX Inspired Halloween Costumes

Pirate is this too obvious? if so, let us elaborate Blackbeard the most infamous pirate of the Outer Banks, this is a fairly easy costume to pull off. Bonus points if you can somehow get your costumes beard to stand up on ends as if

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Posted on 10/5/2022

Corolla Wild Horses 101

The horses are of the last remaining pure bred colonial spanish mustangs left in existence. DNA testing can confirm that are indeed a pure breed. The only other wild population on earth is on the Shackleford Banks just off the coast of Beaufort, North Carolina.Their population is roughly around 100,...

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Posted on 9/21/2022

Free Things To Do on the OBX

Vacation doesn't have to break the bank. If youre maintaining a budge on your trip, then we have some awesome ways to enjoy the most of the OBX without needing to reach into your wallet.Beach CombingThis is a given, it really is such a wonderful way to spend time on your vacation. Shells,

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Posted on 9/7/2022

The best parts of fall on the OBX

What are the best things to do in the fall on the Outer Banks? Im glad you asked ;)Have a beach bonfireBrush up on fire safety and ensure youve secured a town permit before lighting up. Then pull out those marshmallow-roasting skills and enjoy a seaside smores and warming up...

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