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The Whalehead Club

    The small village of Corolla is nestled amongst remote beaches and acres of national wildlife refuges. As the area has experienced increasing growth throughout the years, some structures remain as monuments of the Outer Banks of the past. One such monument is the Whalehead Club of Historic Corolla. This golden yellow building is[Read More…]

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Yoga the Outer Banks Way

Namaste the Beach Way Beautiful beach destinations and yoga just go together. For many of us, a trip to the Outer Banks offers beauty, peacefulness, and relaxation. And with so many unique vacation rentals to choose from, everyone can find their happy place. Yoga is the perfect accompaniment to recharge and renew while visiting the[Read More…]

7 Reasons to Visit the Outer Banks in Winter

This week on the Outer Banks, all focus was on the tubes. But not the gnarly waves as you would think, the water pipes! More precisely, how to keep them from freezing as temperatures dipped into the 20s and snowfall cast a frozen sheen on the beaches. Locals know all too well how to make[Read More…]

10 Things to do While Waiting to Check-in

There are so many great things to do on the Outer Banks while waiting for your house to be ready. Such as… Set up a canopy and grab a cooler to hang out on the beach in Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills, or Nags Head for the day.  (This way you can stay out of[Read More…]

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Outer Banks Fireworks 2015

It is almost America’s birthday, and you know what that means….. FIREWORKS!  There’s no better place to enjoy the sights and sounds of 4th of July pyrotechnic masterpieces than on the beaches of the Outer Banks.  Take a look at the list below of the July 4th fireworks celebrations on the Outer Banks from north to south:[Read More…]

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June 2015 OBX Events & Activities

June is one of my FAVORITE months on the Outer Banks!  The summer state of mind is in full swing and there are many events and activities going on up and down the beach.  The “don’t miss” event of the month is definitely Dare Day, taking place on Saturday, June 6 in downtown Manteo.  There are dozens[Read More…]

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2015 Lighthouse Climbing Schedules

Get ready to get steppin’!  The Bodie Island Lighthouse and Hatteras Lighthouses will be open to tours and climbs starting April 17, 2015 and continue through October 14, 2015, according to the National Park Service. The opening day is also free admission.   Free tickets will be available on a first-come, first-served basis and can only be obtained in-person,[Read More…]

Why we love the off-season on the Outer Banks

Off Season on the Outer Banks Before I became a resident of the beautiful Outer Banks, I lived in a town outside of Richmond, VA. Every Summer I couldn’t wait to get here. We have always stayed, and continue to stay in Duck. The only adjustment my family has made over the years is when[Read More…]

Things to do on the Outer Banks This Week l August 22-28

What’s Happening on the OBX this week This week is my top week of activities we have had all Summer long. With two of my favorite surfing events on the Outer Banks being in the same week, along with outdoor movies and more this all makes for a great week to be on the Outer[Read More…]

Outer Banks Halloween Events

Looking for fun things to celebrate Halloween on the OBX?  Look no further!  Here’s a list of the top scary & haunted activities going on this year on the Outer Banks.  There’s haunted houses, haunted trails, ghost tours, and more! Wanchese Woods Haunted Trail (formerly The Darkness) Fridays & Saturdays from 9/26/14 – 11/01/14  [Read More…]

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