Best Free Activities in the



North Carolina

Jockey's Ridge is the largest live sand dune on the East Coast! Located in Nags Head in the Outer Banks, it is one of the coolest free things to see in OBX!

Jockey's Ridge

Enjoy Sand boarding, hang gliding, and more! Jockeys Ridge is even dog friendly!

Take a drive down Cape Hatteras National Seashore and explore Bodie Lighthouse. 

Bodie Lighthouse

Did you know there are wild mustangs living on Corolla Beach in the Outer Banks? Walk or drive  the beach to see the Outer Banks horses for free!

Corolla Wild Horses

Enjoy a bite to each or walk around the boardwalk of the waterfront shops in Duck, Outer Banks. Find ample seating area to just hang out!

Waterfront Shops in Duck


The Outer Banks is known to have some of the most beautiful beaches and they are free. OBX beaches are also known for some of the best Shelling in the USA!