*Updated January 2022
No Ocean Isle Beach vacation would be complete without a little adventure, and this week we have some great ways to explore the natural environment in and around Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina. Of course, this means exploring our beautiful waters, salt marshes and majestic swamps. So grab your camera, fill up some water bottles, and get ready to see all the beauty of coastal Carolina with these 5 unique ways to experience nature that are not far from your Ocean Isle Beach NC rental. Explore more!
Tubbs Inlet Kayak Tour
Located between Ocean Isle Beach and Sunset Beach, Tubbs Inlet is one of those spots you might miss without a little local guidance. Luckily we have the folks at Summertide Adventure Tours to take you there. Picture paddling through pristine saltwater marshes. You’ll find amazing shelling opportunities along the way and with no motorboat traffic to get in the way, this will be a gentle and relaxing paddle through placid waters. During the tour, you’ll stop at a secluded beach and be able to take a dip in the cool waters. Bring along a fishing pole and you’ll treat yourself to some of the best fishing on Ocean Isle Beach. Tours are offered bySummertide Adventure Toursand with their experienced staff you’ll fall in love with Tubbs Inlet. Don’t worry about equipment, they have everything you’ll need for this adventure. Plan on being out on the water for two to three hours, weather permitting.
ICW- Ocean Isle Boat Ramp
Swamp Boat Tour
Museum of Coastal Carolina and Ingram Planetarium
Cypress Swamp Kayak Tour
We encourage you to take advantage of these unique ways to explore Ocean Isle Beach. Experiencing something up close and understanding the impact these ecosystems have on our beaches hopefully will help you appreciate the unique nature of Ocean Isle Beach. Being good stewards of our local environment is not just a responsible thing to do, it is also the best way to ensure we continue to have pristine beaches and waters for generations to come. We would love to hear about your experience enjoying nature during your OIB vacation. Leave us a comment below with your experience. Make sure to book your tours and Ocean Isle Beach vacation early so you don’t miss out on the action!
What unique ways have you experienced the coastal beauty of OIB?
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