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Moon North Carolina Coast: With the Outer Banks

Salty air and the promise of adventure: answer the call of the ocean with Moon North Carolina Coast. Inside you’ll find:
  • Strategic itineraries, from a weekend getaway to the Outer Banks to a week covering the whole coast, designed for beach bums, outdoor adventurers, history buffs, families, and more
  • The top sights and unique experiences: Visit the North Carolina Aquarium, explore a Civil War fort, discover the remains of sunken pirate ships, or climb to the top of a historic lighthouse. Order the catch of the day at a local fish shack, sample fresh oysters, or indulge in some authentic North Carolina barbecue. Relax on a sandy beach, spot wild horses on the shore, and watch the sun set over the glittering Atlantic
  • Outdoor adventures: Kayak through misty marshes, take a moonlight paddling tour of a wildlife refuge, surf the powerful swells, or hike the largest sand dune on the East Coast
  • The best beaches for your trip, with lists of the top spots for sunbathing, water sports, wildlife viewing, solitude, and more
  • Honest insight from North Carolina local Jason Frye on when to go, where to eat, and where to stay, from rugged campgrounds to historic inns
  • Full-color photos and detailed maps throughout
  • Thorough background on North Carolina’s culture, environment, wildlife, and history
With Moon North Carolina Coast’s diverse activities and local perspective, you can plan your trip your way.