Continent
North America
Country
North Carolina (USA)
Next Big City
Norfolk
Next Town
Salvo
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Parking

Water

Type:
Small wave, Medium wave
Hazards:
None
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Nice waves up to 6m high, depending on wind direction and swell.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Big
Hazards:
Cars, Other
Beach Users:
None

Sandy beach. Look out for cars and anglers.

Wind

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

Best winds in spring and fall. Main directions: NE and SW. Works in: SSW, S, SE, NE, N.



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 Salvo until you reach Ramp 27. 4-wheel drive ramp with easy walkover access for 2-wheel drive.

Extra information

Rules
Zones, Time

Pay attention to the restricted area due to bird's nesting, which are very well marked.

Nightlife

No nightlife.