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3 Best Activities Near Wander Outer Banks

Beyond the Shore: Activities in the Outer Banks

 Natalie Kowalewski
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3 Best Activities Near Wander Outer Banks

Embark on an exhilarating journey in the Outer Banks with our top three recommendations: witness the majesty of wild horses, conquer thrilling challenges at an adventure park, and immerse yourself in the rich history of the region at a captivating local museum. Your unforgettable adventure awaits!

Wild Horse Adventure Tours 

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  • Distance from Wander Outer Banks: 10.3 miles 

  • Location: 610 Currituck Clubhouse Dr, Corolla, NC 27927

  • Hours: 9AM-6PM daily (Closed November-March)

  • Phone: (252) 489-2020

  • Website: https://wildhorsetour.com/ 

Embarking on a thrilling adventure with Wild Horse Adventure Tours, visitors can explore the Outer Banks Wild Spanish Mustangs aboard the exclusive open-air Hummers, customized for both safety and comfort. With access to the Wild Horse Sanctuary, these 13-passenger Hummer H1s provide a unique experience, boasting over-engineered safety measures, individual car seats, and a panoramic 360-degree view. As guests discover the beauty of pristine northern beaches, accessible only with a 4x4 off-road vehicle, and witness the Colonial Spanish Mustangs in their natural habitat, knowledgeable guides ensure an unforgettable journey.

Corolla Adventure Park 

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Experience a thrilling adventure at Corolla Adventure Park, where a sky-high jungle gym awaits, offering 72 obstacles and 8 zip lines for the whole family. With 12 circuits catering to various skill levels, you can tailor a unique 2-hour climb experience. You can also unleash your inner lumberjack with outdoor axe throwing or enjoy snacks and beverages at the bar along the nature trail.

Currituck Maritime Museum 

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Nestled between the sound and the Atlantic Ocean, Currituck County's rich maritime history comes to life at the Currituck Maritime Museum. Situated in Historic Corolla Park, this 10,000-square-foot exhibit space, complemented by restored boats, captivating photography, and engaging programs, honors the local businesses and residents who shaped the region's coastal legacy. From fishing and lifesaving stations to boat building and decoy carving, the museum provides a self-interpretive, family-friendly experience, sharing the stories that define Currituck County's unique heritage.

Need more ideas on how to adventure into the Outer Banks? Send our 24/7 Wander Concierge a text directly through the Wander app or via text at 737-377-3205. We can't wait to help you have the best vacation yet. See you soon!

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