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New H2OBX Waterpark Makes a Splash

Get ready to get wet! The new waterpark in Currituck County – aptly named H2OBX Waterpark – is making a big splash this summer with locals and families staying in the Outer Banks. Conveniently located at 8526 Caratoke Highway in Powells Point, NC, the waterpark is minutes from the Wright Memorial Bridge, the northern gateway … Read More New H2OBX Waterpark Makes a Splash »

Let’s Go Crabbing

Crabbing on the Outer Banks is a tasty way to make some of the best beach vacation memories. From May to late fall, you can find locals and visitors of all ages doing their best to catch the region’s blue crabs that swim through the shallow waters of the Currituck Sound. Officially known as Callinectes … Read More Let’s Go Crabbing »

Romantic Getaways on the Currituck Outer Banks

8 Reasons to Book Your Next Romantic Getaway in Currituck Outer Banks

Tranquil beaches and luxurious accommodations make the Currituck Outer Banks of North Carolina the ultimate romantic retreat for couples. Situated on the northern edge of the Outer Banks, it is the perfect spot to recharge your batteries and your romance. Whether you are celebrating an anniversary or planning a spontaneous getaway, Currituck offers the perfect … Read More 8 Reasons to Book Your Next Romantic Getaway in Currituck Outer Banks »

Family Time in Currituck Outer Banks

Family Time in Currituck Outer Banks

Vacation together, naturally, in North Carolina’s Currituck Outer Banks. You will treasure many photos of your children. The mussed-hair, gap-toothed school photo. The black and white staged studio image. That group shot with your youngest perched on your knee. But the most prized photographs are often the candid ones. His surprise the first time a … Read More Family Time in Currituck Outer Banks »

Enjoy the Currituck Beaches With Your Four-Footed Friends

Mild temperatures, fewer crowds and off-season savings make spring an excellent time to bring your dog with you to the beaches on the Currituck Outer Banks. Dogs are natural beach lovers. Just like the ocean, they remind us to relax and enjoy the present moment. It’s hard not to smile when you see a dog … Read More Enjoy the Currituck Beaches With Your Four-Footed Friends »

10 Things to See and Do in Currituck in 2017

Family oriented, gorgeous, wide beaches inhabited by wild horses, and fabulous award-winning restaurants, Currituck on North Carolina’s Northern Outer Banks remains somewhat of a hidden gem. For sports and nature enthusiasts, the Outer Banks is a paradise with its splendid parks with hiking trails where you can see various types of wildlife as well as a … Read More 10 Things to See and Do in Currituck in 2017 »

Top Places to Get Married in Currituck County

Pristine beaches and spectacular sunset views make the Outer Banks the perfect setting for a beach wedding — but these are only two of the reasons why so many couples choose this part of North Carolina’s coast to create a wedding event that captures their vision and meets their budget. Here in breathtaking Currituck County, … Read More Top Places to Get Married in Currituck County »

10 Fun Facts About Currituck County

Home to miles of pristine beaches, wildlife refuges and roaming wild horses, Currituck is a sanctuary of natural beauty. However, there’s more than meets the eye. The county has a rich history and some often unexpected surprises about its past and present. Here are 10 things you probably didn’t know about Currituck County, NC, care of … Read More 10 Fun Facts About Currituck County »

Ghost of Wash Woods Station

The small white house and its lookout tower on this northern stretch of beach in Currituck County have faced the churning waves of the Atlantic ocean for nearly 100 years. Some say it’s haunted. Unlike the sprawling, luxury beach houses for rent in this remote area accessible only by off-road, 4×4 vehicles, the old house … Read More Ghost of Wash Woods Station »

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Things to Do With Kids in Currituck County

When it comes to planning out an adventurous family vacation comprised of nature and exciting programs, look no further than Currituck County and the Outer Banks in North Carolina. The county has 20 miles of pristine beaches, protected parks and plenty of kid-friendly attractions like go-karts and bumper cars. Plus there are a few surprising attractions … Read More Things to Do With Kids in Currituck County »

Corolla Wild Horse Fund Tour

A brown stallion and his harem of mares head slowly down the wet, packed sand of Swan Beach, one of Currituck County’s northern beaches. Here, where the ocean crashes against this strip of land in the Outer Banks of North Carolina, the wild Colonial Spanish Mustangs can escape the biting flies and insects kicked up … Read More Corolla Wild Horse Fund Tour »

Sunset in Currituck

Top Things to Do in the Fall in North Carolina’s Currituck County

During fall, the beachside gem of Currituck County, North Carolina, becomes a popular place for visitors to enjoy the ocean and its autumn colors. Its 20 miles of beaches are accompanied by rich wildlife, historic homes and quaint villages. Here are the top things to do in the fall in Currituck on North Carolina’s Outer … Read More Top Things to Do in the Fall in North Carolina’s Currituck County »