Our most popular SUP tour location, the Kitty Hawk Stand Up Paddle Tour is excellent for first timers and young SUPers.
The Kitty Hawk Stand Up Paddle Tour explores the calm bays and sheltered waters of Kitty Hawk, an ideal place to learn how to stand up paddleboard for the first time. This tour leaves standup paddleboarding from our shop in Kitty Hawk and explores the North Carolina Coastal Reserve, one of the few intact maritime forest environments on the Outer Banks. We will also paddle the salt marsh waterways between Martin’s Point and Southern Shores. The Kitty Hawk Stand Up Paddle Tour is just for you.
This is THE BEST locale for beginners and to get on the water on windy days because of the shelter provided by Live Oaks and Loblolly Pine trees insuring smooth waters, even during the Outer Banks’ strong and freuent Nor’easters!
The dates are set for the 2022 Junior Lifeguard Camp in coordination with Kitty Hawk Kayak & Surf School and the Kill Devil Hills Ocean Rescue Squad. Junior Lifeguard Camps on the Outer Banks of North Carolina is a great opportunity for young people to find out what it takes to be a lifeguard in the Outer Banks, and start padding their resumes for a future job.
Details: This weeklong Junior Lifeguard Camp camp will emphasize education, first aid and ocean safety. Activities will include daily physical training, running and swimming, marine environmental education and board sports with Kitty Hawk Kayak & Surf School. All participants must possess basic ocean swimming skills and be comfortable in the ocean environment. Learn the ins and outs and see what it takes to be an ocean lifeguard this summer with trained Kill Devil Hills Ocean Rescue Lifeguards. Sessions will be limited to the first 12 participants per session.
Learn to surf on the Outer Banks in one of our daily surf lessons. Lesson includes ocean safety, surfboard anatomy 101, paddling technique, proper pop up and foot placement and help in the water to catch as many waves as you can.
Duck Surf Lessons and Surf Camps are offered daily in Duck at the Sanderling Resort and Spa. This location has some of the best beginner surf lesson sand bars of anywhere on the Outer Banks!!! Combine that with minimal people on the beach and individualized instruction, this is quickly becoming our most popular place for lessons!! After your Duck and Southern Shores Surf Lessons, check out the Sanderlings Sand Bar & Grille for a burger, or go SUPing soundside later that day for a perfect day on the Outer Banks.
Learn about the rich history of Roanoke Island on our Roanoke Island Stand Up Paddle Tour while SUPing through its protected canals and waterways.
Roanoke Island was witness to the first English settlement in the New World and happens to be a killer SUP spot as well! Downtown Manteo is a great standup paddleboarding environment located between the Outer Banks and the mainland and also provides an ideal activity to begin your exploration of the Outer Banks and Roanoke Island. This spot offers a great variety of options given most weather. Exploring the Roanoke Sound, salt marsh canals or the Manteo harbor are all options at our disposal.
This is a killer place for beginner and experienced SUPers alike and leaves out of the Kitty Hawk Kites store in Downtown Manteo.
Our Duck Stand Up Paddle Tour offers spectacular Sunsets and flat-water paddling on the Currituck Sound of the northern Outer Banks.
The Duck Stand Up Paddleboard Tour located on the boarder of Duck and Corolla on the Currituck Sound of the Northern Outer Banks. Our Duck Stand Up Paddle Tour launches at the newly renovated Sanderling Resort & Spa and paddle around the salt marsh islands and flat-water of the Currituck Sound. This is a killer place for beginner SUPers and also packs a punch with its gorgeous sunset SUP tours!!!!! This is a killer place for beginner and experienced SUPers alike.