8 Fun Outdoor Activities in Carova on the Outer Banks NC
Aside from its beautiful beaches and 4 wheel driving, there are plenty of things to do in Carova that attract plenty of guests and buyers of homes for sale on the Outer Banks NC every year.
Theres a wide variety of activities in Carova that everyone can enjoy - from the outdoor enthusiast, nature-lover, or even children.
Hiking and BikingLocated near the northern Corolla entrance is a short boardwalk ideal for all ages to take a stroll or go biking. If you want a longer path with a better view of the Currituck Sound waters, local wood, and marshes, take the rustic path leading to the sound nearby.You can also take your bike or hike to the Currituck Banks National Estuarine Preserve and explore the wild maritime forests of the Outer Banks.
KayakingEnjoy a guided kayak tour of the extensive wildlife in Currituck Sound with any of the local tour companies and watersports shops in Corolla. You can also go on a self-guided expedition at the Carova Beach Park on Ocean Pearl Road. Theres a a small public boat launch leading directly to the open sound.
Stand-up Paddle Boarding, Windsurfing, and KiteboardingSome homebuyers look for Carova canalfront homes for sale on Outer Banks NC so they can easily access the Currituck Sound, which is popular with watersports lovers. Some of the favorite water activities here are stand-up paddle boarding, windsurfing and kiteboarding. Lessons and equipment rentals are available at the local Corolla watersports shops.
SwimmingOn a regular summer day, residents and tourists can enjoy swimming in the beaches of Carova with its gentle waves and gradual slope. Keep in mind, however, that there are no lifeguarded beaches in Carova so keep a close eye on your children while they are swimming and stay out of the water when the red flags are up.
Wall ClimbingA 26-foot tall climbing wall is available at the Timbuck II Shopping Center courtesy of Kitty Hawk Kites. During the summer months, residents of homes for sale in Outer Banks NC and guests can tackle this wall for a small fee.
Skate ParksCorolla is home to a skate park, managed by Island Revolution at the Corolla Light Town Center, which offers daily or weekly passes or guests. Skate clinics are also available. The Corolla Light skate park is an expansive 5,000 square feet of dual bowls, quarter pipes, grind pipes, and jumps.
Mini-GolfChildren can enjoy golfing in either of the locations in Corolla - at Corolla Adventure Golf and the Timbuck II Shopping Center. Theres also bumper cars & paddle boats.
Ghost Crab HuntingWhen the sun sets, theres still something fun you can do outdoors in Carova. Grab your flashlight and head on to the high tide line along the beaches of Carova to spot some of the famous local ghost crabs, which usually appear in the summer months. The isolated 4WD shoreline is the perfect spot to hunt these Outer Banks ghost crabs.
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