If you are looking for something fun to do this fall on Ocean Isle Beach, try learning to kayak! Kayaking is one of the most exciting and fun ways to explore the waters in and around Ocean Isle Beach. This week we have everything you need to know about kayaking during your visit. Whether you are a beginner or an expert, there are loads of opportunities to have fun this fall on Ocean Isle Beach.
Essential items for a day on the water
You’re going to need to do some light packing before your fall kayak adventure begins. If you are renting a kayak, all the essential equipment will be supplied by the rental company (boat, paddle, life jacket). You will be responsible for providing a few other things to ensure you have an enjoyable kayaking experience. Remember, the weather changes quickly on Ocean Isle Beach and being well prepared can make or break your day on the water. Here is a brief list of items you should consider bringing:
Water! Bring plenty of bottled water to stay hydrated! Even on cooler days. hydration is important.
Snacks. You’re going to need to replenish those calories you’ve burned.
A towel….it’s a great cushion for your backside, and you will probably get wet.
Wear comfortable clothing & appropriate footwear (no flip-flops).
Pack a lightweight, water-resistant jacket.
Wear a brimmed hat to protect you from the sun.
Sunglasses (polarized, if possible)
Attach a whistle to your vest for an emergency signal.
Camera/phone.A waterproof bag or container to hold keys, phone, camera, etc.
Try fall kayak fishing
There are a lot of great ways to enjoy fishing on Ocean Isle Beach, but kayak fishing gives you access to some truly special places. Forget the piers, surf-casting or expensive charters. Try kayak fishing instead, and we are sure you will have a fishing story to tell all your friends about.
Want to know more? Check out our previous post: Everything You Need to Know About Kayak Fishing on Ocean Isle Beach
A photographers dream
Fall on Ocean Isle Beachis a photographer’s dream come true. From the changing fall colors to the majestic waters, there is simply nothing better than spending a day on the water with your camera. If you love the water, fall colors, and photography, then your Instagram account is about to be amazed. Remember to carry a dry bag to keep your expensive camera equipment safe from the elements.
Take a tour
There are a lot of ways to enjoy the water and you don’t have to be an expert kayaker. Here on Ocean Isle Beach we have several places to take lessons, rent equipment or even take a guided tour. One of the best ways to see the local waterways is by teaming up with the folks at Summertide Adventure Tours.They offer a great selection of tours for all levels and interests. One thing is for sure, you’ll have a great time.
Fall is here and Ocean Isle Beach is the perfect place to be. We have a great selection of homes, beautiful weather and of course, it is one of the best times of year to explore the local waters with your kayak. Give us a call today at 800-727-9222 to speak with one of our friendly reservationists or click the button below.