Enjoy a great daytime family experience or plan a romantic evening sunset cruise aboard this gorgeous steel hulled, two masted 55′ topsail schooner. Watch dolphins ride the pressure wave while touring the sights of the sounds. Bring along some snacks and drinks, wine and cheese or just purchase some of what’s available onboard. The Rover’s dock location on historic Manteo waterfront is also sandwiched between great sub shops and fine dining options. Make your reservations between post-Easter and mid-Fall, weather permitting.

Downeast Rover
207 Queen Elizabeth Ave
Manteo NC 27954
Downeast Rover Website

Experience a true Scottish links-style championship course nestled into the natural, windswept environment between the Atlantic Ocean and Roanoke Sound. Sand dunes and rugged coastline create a challenging golfing experience you won’t find elsewhere. The public is welcome, so make you Tee Time, play a few rounds and don’t forget to stop by Players Grille for tasty sandwiches and ice cold beer or cocktails.

Nags Head Golf Links
5615 S Seachase Dr
Nags Head, NC 27959
Nags Head Golf Links Website

Off-shore charter fishing excursions for trophy billfish like marlin, backwater in-shore sound fishing charters for striped bass, half-day relaxing near-shore fun trips for spanish mackerel and everything in between. Capt Karl Helmkamp brings you a lifetime full of experience to catch anything from white perch to white marlin. Also contact us for our companion business, Albemarle Outfitters, for expert waterfowl and turkey hunting guide services.

Book Fishing Charter Online

Fistful Sportfishing
PO Box 202
Kill Devil Hills NC 27948
252-395-1907 or 252-455-1595
Fistful Sportfishing Website

Observe the wild Colonial Spanish Mustangs with experts directly responsible for herd management. Nonprofit Corolla Wild Horse Fund offers several options to fit every budget and need. Each tour is based on the real time experience and daily activities of the horses by the people who actually protect and care for them. Touring respectfully of nature in a spacious, air conditioned SUV, you’ll see what the herd managers see. Be involved in the daily documentation or just sit back and enjoy this exclusive “Trip of a Lifetime” Tour. Education plus photo opportunities are endless and best of all, ALL proceeds benefit the wild horses!

Corolla Wild Horse Fund Museum

Old Corolla Village
1129 Corolla Village Road
Corolla, NC 27927
Corolla Wild Horse Fund Website

Exciting Boutique Shopping & Dining year round plus The 5th Annual Faire Days Outdoor Festival Series 13 consecutive weeks. Every Wednesday afternoon, Jun 3 – Aug 26, you’ll discover Food, Art, Imagination, Recreation & Entertainment for the entire family in the cool shade of our magnificent tree-lined Courtyard in the heart of Duck NC.

Faire Days Festival Activities for 2015:

• Sound System Music 1-3pm
• Live Music Concert Performers 3-6pm
• Paint a Wooden Mustang 1-5pm
• Meet a Real Mustang 2-5pm
• Clown/Magician 2-4pm
• Face Painting 1-4pm
• Glitter Tattoo Table 2-6pm
• Author Book Signings 1-5pm
• Color Your Own Tiki Mask 1-6pm
• DIY Sun Catchers 2-5pm
• Product Demos & Tastings 1-6pm
• Assorted Games/Prizes/Crafts 1-6pm
• Food/Wine/Shopping Specials 1-6pm

*Entertainment ‘rain or shine’, schedule and details may be subject to change

Faire Days Outdoor Summer Festival Series
Scarborough Faire Shopping Village
‪1177 Duck Road‬
‪Duck, NC 27949‬
Scarborough Faire Shopping Village Website

kayak tours outer banks

Expertly guided kayak tours in Pine Island Audubon Sanctuary, Kitty Hawk Woods Coastal Reserve (Ideal for Kids), Peter Mashoes Creek at Alligator River, Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge (Most Popular & Wildest Tour) and Pea Island Wildlife Refuge, Hatteras Island (Best Birdwatcher Tour). Some destinations also feature Stand-Up Paddle Board Tour Options. Reserve in person at the Duck Waterfront Shops or call 252-441-3393 if within 24hrs of tour date … or if planning in advance, Book Kayak Tours Online


Coastal Kayak Touring Company
1240 Duck Rd
Duck NC 27949

Outer Banks Kayak Tours Website