Spring 2015 OBX Trip

OBX Spring 2015

WhatThe DC Chapter’s Spring 2015 Outer Banks Trip

When: May 15-17

WhereFrisco Campground, Frisco, NC (53415 Billy Mitchell Rd., Frisco, NC 27936)


Who: Anyone interested in going!

RSVP on Facebook or Meetup!

Bring your tent, your board, and your favorite wetsuit and come out for the chapter’s camp/surf extravaganza on the Outer Banks. Pets are allowed at the campground.

The event is free, but we’ll be having a Chapter BBQ Saturday night. Cost is $10 a person for food & drinks. You can pay using the link on the Meetup page, or pay upon arrival. Payment is not required to RSVP.

The chapter is looking at conducting a surf lesson for newbies based on interest; more on that later.

Group chat: We setup a group chat using GroupMe for all attending.  (There’s a mobile app.) Due to spammers, email chair@dc.surfrider.org for the group link.. 

Remember to pack: tent, 3/2 wetsuit (we’ve been in trunks mid-day), booties (if you get cold), headlamps, lanterns, windbreakers, extra towels, and bug spray (only sometimes).

Board rental shops: Natural Art Surf Shop in Buxton rents longboards, shortboards, fun shapes, and even has some wetsuits that you can rent, depending on size availability.  
Phone number: (252) 995-5682.
Address: 47331 N Carolina 12, Buxton, NC 27920 (Google Maps link).  
Real Watersports also rents boards.
Address: 25706 Highway 12 Waves, NC 27982.  
Website: http://www.realwatersports.com/about/#rental-shop.

Surf spots: We’ll check the surf at the pier (south facing) and the lighthouse (east facing).