Hatteras / New Inlet (Mile 34)

Continent
North America
Country
North Carolina (USA)
Next Big City
Norfolk
Next Town
Rodanthe
 
Type:
Lagoon
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
None

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat
Hazards:
Bridge
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
High tide

Big playground with very flat water and shallow water. Too shallow for windsurfing.

Beach

Type:
Grass
Size:
None
Hazards:
Power lines, Other
Beach Users:
None

The whole area is reserved for birds. So do not get on land anywhere. You cannot launch or land your kite here.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, June, July, October, November, December
Wind Type:
Thermal, Frontal
Best Direction:
NE, SW
Main Direction:
NE, SW

In June and July 90% wind from SW. Starts at 3pm, strongest at 7pm and lasts until sunset. In August and September the wind is not consistent. In October and November 70% wind. In December to February windy almost daily. In March to May frontals and winds from SW, NW and NE. Main directions: NE and SW.



How to get there

Transport
No information
Access
No information

You can only access the area from the sound side via the water. Do a downwinder and pass by.

Extra information

Rules
Zones

It is strictly forbidden to launch and land kites here. You can ride in the area by passing by as a downwinder. The whole area is reserved for bird's nesting. The best is to do a downwinder with locals.

Nightlife

No nightife.