Beach Buzz

New Bridge To Hatteras Island Set To Welcome Visitors This Spring

After almost two years of construction and a few weather-related delays, the much-anticipated and currently unnamed replacement to the outdated Herbert C. Bonner Bridge is nearing completion. Due to open in February or March 2019, the bridge will be 2.7 miles long, with a maximum span height of 350 feet, a vertical clearance of 70 feet, and a 100-year lifespan.

Keep Your New Year's Resolutions with a Trip to the Outer Banks

New Year’s resolutions are a great way to jumpstart the new year and help yourself get on a happier, sometimes healthier, track. We have compiled a list of some popular resolutions, as well some fun, easy ways to stick to them – with a trip to the Outer Banks, of course! Spend More Time with Family With the stresses of everyday life, it’s hard to get the family together as much as you’d like. Why wait until the holidays to see all your loved ones this year? Plan a family vacation that adults and kids alike will love, to the beautiful beaches of the Outer Banks!

The Magic of Hatteras Island in the Fall

Breathtaking, serene, picturesque, and enchanting are just a few of the adjectives one could use to describe what locals refer to as “the best time of the year” at Cape Hatteras National Seashore. In addition to the obvious draws of visiting during Hatteras Island’s shoulder season (fewer crowds and incredible weather), here are a few more reasons to head on down to the over 70 miles of natural shoreline to kick back, relax, and enjoy autumn on the southern Outer Banks.

Enjoy a Family (And Budget!) Friendly Spring Break on the Outer Banks

Spring on the Outer Banks; the weather is warming up, local businesses are re-opening their doors, and rental rates are low, making it the perfect time for a trip to your favorite beachside destination. If you’re looking to enjoy a budget-friendly spring break on the Outer Banks, we’ve come up with a list of activities you & your family are sure to enjoy!

Take this Quiz to See Which Outer Banks Town is Right for You!

Trying to decide which area on the Outer Banks is right for you and your family can be confusing, considering each individual town on this 130-mile stretch of barrier islands offers such a unique vacation experience! From Carova beach to Hatteras Island, whether you're visiting for the first time, or you're a seasoned OBX vacationer looking to switch it up, this quiz will help you decide which area is right for you!

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