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Skimboarding in Outer Banks Beach Club, Kinnakeet, North Carolina USA

Wave Quality :
Normal
Wave Type:
Beach-break
Wave Direction:
Right and left
Good Swell Direction:
Northeast
Good Wind Direction:
Sourtheast
Outer Banks, also known as OBX, is a 200 mi/322 km long string of narrow barrier islands of the coast of North Carolina. A small portion of it extends further in Virginia, at the beginning of the southern corner of Virginia Beach, on the east coast of the United States. It is a major tourist destination and known for its temperate climate.

It is widely known that if you visit this place, you give yourself the opportunity to feel what is called, best vacations. So, put an end to your stressful life, discover the historical site of this place and enjoy yourself at all fields. The best way to explore the marine environment is by performing one of the most enjoyable activities, like skim-boarding in OBX, providing with great conditions.

Due to its geographical location, OBX has unusual weather. It tends to be affected by hurricanes and storms. The wave’s quality is normal, its type is beach-break and its direction is right and left. The wave’s bottom is sandy, its power is hallow and fast and its length is normal (from 50 to 150 m/164 to 492 ft). Good swell direction is from northeast and it starts working at less than 1 m / 3 ft, holding up gradually. The best tide position is low and mid tide. Good wind direction is from southeast.

So, take your friends with you, all your positive energy and enjoy your activity in the most suitable place. Don’t miss to visit some interesting  places,  like the Outer Banks YMCK, Roanoke Island Maritime Museum, The Art Village, The Avon Fish Pier, The Last Colony and many others. Nearby there are a lot of shops were you can buy your souvenirs, bringing back to your memory the good times of this place.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Wilmington
240 miles, 368 km, 4 hours 29 minutes.
Follow the US_64 E.
BY CAR FROM Virginia
377 km, 234 miles, 4 hours 30 minutes.
Follow the US_460 E.
BY CAR FROM North Carolina
222 miles, 357 km, 3 hours 38 minutes.
Follow the US_64 E.
BY AIR
Norfolk International Airport,
138 km ( 85, 7 miles )

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