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Canadian Hole

Hwy 12 S, Between Avon and Buxton, Soundside, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
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Unlike Anywhere Else!

Bring your camera on a breezy May Day and be astounded by the crush of colors in the sky from tens... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NCLoggerheads
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High Point, NC
Beautiful Sound

Perfect spot for families with young children or a couple with a dog. Nice shallow water make it... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
dhc01
via mobile
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
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Hwy 12 S, Between Avon and Buxton, Soundside, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Bring your camera on a breezy May Day and be astounded by the crush of colors in the sky from tens of kitesurfers at a time plying the sound with their beautiful power kites.

Thank NCLoggerheads
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Perfect spot for families with young children or a couple with a dog. Nice shallow water make it easier going for the kids or pets.

Thank dhc01
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Canadian Hole may be an unfamiliar term to the typical, laid-back Hatteras Islander vacationer, but to windsurfers around the world, the phrase invokes thoughts of an exact, postcard-perfect locale on the Outer Banks, where windsurfing and water sports conditions are truly at their global best,...More

2  Thank rockbite
Reviewed 18 October 2016

No matter what direction winds come from - you will get the most of it at the Canadian hole. Although not the place with most flat water around the Hatteras spots , it is the best for the clean and strong wind!

1  Thank Windy_Al
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Our labrador retrievers beg and cry to visit Canadian Hole for fetch and swimming. It's very accessible, easy to walk for older dogs, and pretty shallow so if they've got long legs they can still touch the bottom. They demand visits every night! We try...More

2  Thank Jen C
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

The best view watching Kites and wind Surfers...good beach access and does have bath facilities..... Sunsets are the best..

1  Thank D G
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Calm flat area for families-maintained restrooms-great for kite boarding and stand up paddle boarding

Thank nicolesD445XU
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Always enjoy seeing the enthusiasts on the water, with either their parasails or boards. Breeze is very good and the participants can really scoot along.

Thank scottbradford1961
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We stopped at this day use area because the grand kids wanted to spend some time in the water and not have to worry about waves wiping them out. What a great little gem of a place. The kids could walk out into the sound,...More

Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This spot is great for little kids as it is very shallow for a long way out from shore. We traveled there to try out a new SUP and it was the perfect spot for this. The days we went there was little to no...More

Thank curtreich
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