Tours and Excursions

Cape Lookout National Seashore

Accessible only by boat, this beautiful string of barrier islands provides a host of recreational activities for a single day trip or multi-night camping excursion. Site of the famous Cape Lookout Lighthouse, the miles of wide, flat beach make...  Read More

Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge

Visitors to this federal reserve can observe a huge array of wildlife such as American alligators, black bears, white-tailed deer, raccoons, rabbits, quail, river otters, red-cockaded woodpeckers and, for the really lucky, red wolves. Visit the...  Read More

Corolla Kayak Company

Fun for all ages, kayak tours are an excellent activity to add to your vacation. Follow expert nature guides through wooded creeks and marshes and then into the vast Albemarle Sound. The nature guides on these two- or three-hour tours often...  Read More

Kitty Hawk Kites

For outdoor recreation in the Outer Banks, look no farther than Kitty Hawk Kites. What began as a kite store and hang-gliding school has evolved into a complete outdoor recreation center with twelve stores throughout the Outer Banks. In addition...  Read More

North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island

Rainy day on your vacation? Head to the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island. The abundance of sea-life that resides here will mesmerize both kids and adults. Live eels, sea turtles, alligators and even sharks are all on display. A number...  Read More