The Best Surfing in North Carolina

Looking for the best surfing in North Carolina? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around North Carolina. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top surfing spots in and near North Carolina

  • Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina

    Catch a Sunset on Wrightsville Beach

    4.7
    The great part about this adventure is that you can start anywhere on the island at any time of day. The island is four miles long, running from Mason Inlet to the north down to Masonboro Inlet to the south.The best fishing can be found on the north end of the island from Public Access 1 to the J...
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  • Wilmington, North Carolina

    Freeman Park (Carolina Beach)

    5.0
    Carolina Beach is a long and broad beach in North Carolina, just south of Wrightsville Beach and Wilmington. Camping is allowed only in designated areas (there are 21 campsites). Reservations must be made in advance, camping is $50 per night. A daily access pass or season pass is also required to...
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