First Flight Adventure Park | Nags Head, NC

First Flight Adventure Park

First Flight Adventure Park

6716 S Croatan Hwy
Nags Head, NC 27959
252-715-3622
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Zip line, climb and challenge yourself at First Flight Adventure Park! This family friendly attraction features multiple obstacles, a range of platforms, and varying courses: easy, intermediate, or hard. Designed to mimic the bands of a hurricane that cycle out from a central tower, the Adventure Park includes ropes, hammocks, cables, and more! A perfect outing for all ages. Open seasonally.

East Coast Sailboats | Southern Shores, NC

East Coast Sailboats
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East Coast Sailboats

8865 Caratoke Hwy, Unit 5
Point Harbor, North Carolina
252-489-3491
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Do you ever dream of learning to sail the open seas? The Currituck Sound on the Outer Banks is a wonderful place to learn! East Coast Sailboats offers youth camps, adult lessons, and private lessons for all skill levels. The majority of lessons operate out of the Southern Shores Marina. With experienced instructors and a diverse fleet of boats, East Coast Sailboats is one of the most well-equipped sailing outfitters in the area.

Dare County Arts Council | Manteo, NC

Dare County Arts Council

300 Queen Elizabeth Ave
Manteo, NC 27954
252-473-5558
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With a focus on cultivating a strong arts community on the Outer Banks, the Dare County Arts Council is a nonprofit that supports local artists and offers family-friendly events and workshops. Their gallery space in downtown Manteo is located in the ground floor of the historic courthouse, and features rotating local artists with exhibits changing monthly. Their gallery is free to visit. Check out their calendar of events for fun activities like a kids painting party every Wednesday during the summer!

Salt Minded Fishing Charters | Wanchese, NC

Salt Minded Charters

Wanchese Marina
4457 Mill Landing Rd
Wanchese, NC 27981
252-455-9790
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For inshore and nearshore fishing trips, Salt Minded charters is here to help put you on the fish! Experienced captain Dave Lusk offers full, 3/4, or half day trips out of the Wanchese Marina, and his charters are great for all ages and all skill levels. Depending on day, expect to spend time on either the calm waters of the sound or between 1-5 miles off shore, casting for a variety of fish, from trout and flounder to stripers and cobia. Dave is happy to customize your trip to make it a memorable day on the water!

Fish N Fowl Charters | Wanchese, NC

Fish n Fowl Charters

Thicket Lump Marina
219 Thicket Lump Dr
Wanchese, NC 27981
252-599-7277
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Join Captain Zac of Fish n Fowl (and his trusty co-pilot Vicki the dog) for an in-shore or near-shore fishing trip in the beautiful waters of the Outer Banks. Fish n Fowl tailors their charters to fit each group, ranging from a family-friendly day on the sound, to an adventure through the inlet to search for bigger catch. Depending on the season, expect to fish for spot, trout, flounder, red drum, or cobia. You can choose half day, 3/4 day, full day, or a sunset cruise for a few hours. If you’re visiting in the off-season, you can also contact Fish n Fowl for duck hunting!

Turf’s Up | Kitty Hawk, NC

Turf’s Up

Turf’s Up

3712 N Croatan Hwy Suite E
Kitty Hawk NC 27949
252-715-5820
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One of the newer additions to the Outer Banks activities scene, Turf’s Up is an indoor sports club in Kitty Hawk with HD sports simulation – golf, baseball, dodgeball, football, soccer you name it! Turf’s Up is a great activity for a rainy day on the Outer Banks, but it offers family-friendly entertainment any time of year. Book ahead to reserve a spot for large groups! A snack bar serves up snacks and beverages.

Wanchese Marina | Wanchese, NC

Wanchese Marina

Wanchese Marina

4457 Mill Landing Rd,
Wanchese, NC 27981
252-423-3157
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The Wanchese Marina is located in the Village of Wanchese on Roanoke Island, a short drive from Nags Head. Wanchese is famous for its fishing culture, beautiful views, and quick access to the Atlantic Ocean. Eager to get a taste of the high seas? Join one of their knowledgeable captains for a chance to make memories to last a lifetime. The marina offers inshore, nearshore, and offshore charters, along with shrimping/crabbing and dive charters. All licenses, bait and tackle are included with charters, and all-inclusive packages for your group can be arranged. After your adventure, bring your cleaned catch to Landing Grill and let them cook it for you – a wonderful way to end your day.

Jumpmaster’s Trampoline Park | Manteo, NC

Jumpmaster’s Trampoline Park

Jumpmaster’s Trampoline Park

728 US-64
Manteo, NC 27954
252-423-3177
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Parents are kids alike are thrilled that there’s an active, indoor option for a rainy day on the OBX, or when the ocean is rough, or for those days when everyone’s had enough (or maybe too much…) Vitamin D for the week. Located in Manteo, Jumpmasters is about a 15 minute drive from Nags Head, and it’s totally worth it! Featuring an entire room of trampolines that are flush to the floor and flanked by padded barriers, there’s plenty of space to get your jump on. There’s also a ninja warrior course, climbing wall, and battle beam! Pair your visit to Jumpmasters with a stroll through downtown Manteo, or stop into the Elizabethan Gardens or Festival Park.

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