Continent
North America
Country
North Carolina (USA)
Next Big City
Norfolk
Next Town
Buxton, Frisco
 
Type:
Lagoon
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, Camping, Shower, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop
Hazards:
Stakes
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Flat to small chop. The Pamlico Sound is a huge waist deep water area. Look out for a wooden construction in the water.

Beach

Type:
Grass, Sand
Size:
Medium
Hazards:
Rocks, Bystanders, Cars
Beach Users:
June, July, August

Ok sized beach with sand and mainly grass. Some bulk-heading and rocks along the east end of the beach.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, June, July, October, November, December
Wind Type:
Thermal, Frontal
Best Direction:
NE
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. Not good in SW winds though. Works in: W, NW, N, NE.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
No walk

Easiest is a rental car. Follow the signs to the Outer Banks from Norfolk (route 168S and then 158S). Then take route 12 south all the way down and pass Buxton and get to Frisco. In Frisco look for the campground. Park at the water line.

Extra information

Rules
Fees

Pay a fee to enter the campground.

Nightlife

No nightlife.