There is more than one way to go paddleboarding on Bogue Banks

Water. The water of the ocean, the water of the Sound, water surrounds the Flying Catnap‘s location on Bogue Banks. The ocean is salt water, the Sound is brackish. The ocean has surf, the Sound is tranquil. The water at Beaufort Inlet can be, well, exciting, as the tide works its magic. Those differences in … More There is more than one way to go paddleboarding on Bogue Banks

Migratory ground

We call Bogue Banks an island but “sandbar” is probably a more accurate term. Bogue Banks is no more than a large collection of sand just slightly off the coast of North Carolina. Sandbars are migratory ground; they move as wind and waves affect them. While that motion may be fine on an undeveloped island like … More Migratory ground

A different view of Kayak for the Warriors

Cool video! <p><a href=”https://vimeo.com/171319293″>Kayak for the Warriors – Pine Knoll Shores</a> from <a href=”https://vimeo.com/user51741556″>Chris Losack</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> Chris Losack, a graduate of Swansboro High School who is headed to North Carolina State in August. He uses his drone to take videos of the local area and beaches; he recorded this year’s Kayak for the Warriors … More A different view of Kayak for the Warriors

Go Fly A Kite

What happens when someone is told to “go fly a kite” on the Crystal Coast’s beaches in early May? That’s apparently what happened with the fellow on the right … Picture credit: the Flying Catnap Early May is an excellent time to enjoy the weather on Bogue Banks with plenty of sunshine, average lows around … More Go Fly A Kite