Water and Wind Sports

North Carolina’s ocean, sounds, and coastal rivers provide many excellent sites for water and wind sports. From motor and sail yacht cruising to small boat motoring and sailing, and from surfing to windsurfing and kiteboarding, amenities are available to enjoy these activities almost anywhere along the North Carolina coast.

This map, developed with support from North Carolina Land of Water (NC LOW), contains layers locating (1) favorite local surf spots, (2) windsurfing and kiteboarding spots, (3) boat ramps and marinas, and (4) ocean and beach access.