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Surf Shops, Services, & Rentals

Are you interested in putting your abilities to the test with an engaging watersport on the Outer Banks of North Carolina? Review the following list for services in our area providing lessons, rentals, gear, and accessories for many different sports.

Along with the unique shops below, we have surf shops located near your Outer Banks Vacation rental which offer the same services.

Coastal Kayak Touring Company

1240 Duck Rd. #116

Kitty Hawk, NC 27949


Kitty Hawk Kites

1226 Duck Rd

Duck, NC 27949


Kitty Hawk Watersports

6920 South Croatan Hwy

Nags Head, NC 27959


Nor Banks Sailing & Watersports

1314 Duck Road

Duck, NC 27949


Outer Banks Paddleboard

1578 Duck Rd

Duck, NC 27949


Kitty Hawk Kayaks

6150 North Croatan Hwy

Kitty Hawk, NC 27949


Corolla Surf School

807 Ocean Trail

Corolla, NC 27927

252-453-WAVE (9283)

Surf Shops

Surfing is a sport enjoyed by all ages. Whether you are a surfing pro or a beginner, your stay in your Outer Banks vacation rental is a great opportunity to take to the water and waves. Find what you need to begin your surfing adventure by stopping in at one of the well known surf shops around the Outer Banks. You find a complete list below:

Cavalier Surf Shop - Nags Head (252) 441-7349

Cavalier Surf Shop has some of the best reviews for surf on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. It is a locally owned & operated surf shop, located on the Virginia Dare Trail (the beach road.) They provide surfboards, skim boards, boogie boards, and wetsuits. As well as accessories, and apparel. Surf lessons, and board rentals are also serviced at this little shop.

Corolla Surf Shop - Corolla 252-453-9283 (WAVE)

You will find Corolla Surf Shop in Corolla just north of Duck. Here you can rent surfboards, body boards, skim boards, wetsuits, bikes, and Stand-Up Paddle boards at a reasonable price. They even provide a trade-in service if you are due for a new surf board. If you think the two services above are great wait until you hear what's next. The provide an outstanding Surf School; 'safe, informative, and fun surf classes' for all. This 16 year old surf school was even mentioned in the New York Times and Fitness Magazine. Along with surfing, Corolla Surf Shop also provides Paddleboarding Lessons.

Island Revolution Surf Co. - Corolla (252) 453-9484

Island Revolution is located in Corolla. They host a skate park at this location, sell multiple types of gear, and provide surf lessons for ages 6 and above. Lessons go as follows: Two person lesson, Private lesson, and Surf safari.

Kitty Hawk Surf Company - Nags Head (877) FLY-THIS

Kitty Hawk Sports, located in Nags Head is one of the most popular surf shops on the Outer Banks. They service surfers, skimmers, kayakers, and individuals who like to SUP. Surf lessons, surf apparel, surf camps, skim boards, skim accessories, SUP lessons, SUP board & Paddles, kayak tours, and new & used boards are offered at this shop. You will also find Kitty Hawk Kites next to this location.

Outer Banks Boading Company (OBBC) - Nags Head (252) 441-1939

The Outer Banks Boarding Company is another well known surf shop on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, located in Nags Head. Known for their apparel and accessories, OBBC also provides a daily surf lessons known as the FARMDOG surf school.

The Pit Surf Shop - Kill Devil Hills (252) 480-3128

In Kill Devil Hills you will find The Pit Surf Shop. Servicing fist time surfers to a family of seasoned surf travelers with everything you need to have a perfect day of surfing on the Outer Banks. They have a large selection of surf boards, board rentals, and surf lessons.

Secret Spot Surf Shop - Nags Head (252) 441-4030

The Secret Spot Surf Shop is more than just a secret spot, it's an old-time favorite on the Outer Banks. Providing custom-made boards, classic boards, and surfing accessories. The Secret Spot Surf Shop is located is in Nags Head.

17th Street Surf Shop - Kill Devil Hills (252) 441-1797

The 17th Street Surf Shop is located at the north end Nags Head on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. This is your stop for surfing apparel, and gear. During the summer season they also provide surf camps!

Wave Riding Vehicles - Kitty Hawk (252) 261-7952

WRV is another very popular surf shop on the Outer Banks, located in Kitty Hawk. They provide surf boards, and apparel. Their summer surf camps are a hit in the area with our visitors, as well as their well structured private surf lessons.

Whalebone Surf Shop - Nags Head (252) 441-6747

The Whalebone Surf shop is one of the oldest standing shops on the Outer Banks of North Carolina- it opened back in the seventies. They provide boards, gear, and multiple surf lessons. The surf lessons are widely known in the area for ' never having more than 3 students per instructor.' Although, they also host daily, and private lessons as well as the group lessons.