Sports, Fitness and Parks in Atlantic Beach, NC

Outdoor sports, fitness centers and parks abound in the Atlantic Beach, Pine Knoll Shores, Indian Beach and Salter Path, NC, areas. In this section you’ll find information on bicycling, kite flying, running and walking, tennis, yoga and volleyball.  Additional recreational opportunities can be explored in our Morehead City Sports, Fitness and Parks section.

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Bicycling

Beach Wheels Bike Rentals Atlantic Beach Sports, Fitness and Parks
1420-C Salter Path Rd.
Indian Beach, NC 28512
(252) 240-BIKE (2453)
(800) 504-2450

Offering "different spokes for different folks," Beach Wheels Bike Rentals provides one of the best and largest selections of bicyles and related equipment on Bogue Banks. In addition to their location in Indian Beach, NC, Beach Wheels has free pickup and delivery to Beaufort, Morehead City, Atlantic Beach, Salter Path, Pine Knoll Shores, and Emerald...more about Beach Wheels Bike Rentals

4667 Arendell St.
Morehead City, NC
(252) 247-4725

EJW Outdoors has been in business for more than 50 years and recently expanded its extensive inventory with a move to its new location. EJW continues to offer all types of outdoor gear — from Columbia and Carhartt clothing and accessories to fishing and hunting gear. The store also sells bikes...more about EJW Outdoors

Fitness Centers

1600 Fisher St.
Morehead City, NC
(252) 726-5083

This is a popular place with many city residents and guests. Members have use of the fully equipped weight room, loaded with free weights and machines, a gym with a full-size basketball court, and a game room with pool and Ping-Pong tables. The center also offers floor aerobics classes and yoga...more about Morehead City Community Center

Horseback Riding

Cedar Island Stables Atlantic Beach Sports, Fitness and Parks
120 Driftwood Dr.
Cedar Island, NC 28520
(252) 225-1885
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Cheryl McMahon, owner and operator of Cedar Island Stables, calls this "the most beautiful place to ride on the planet." Cedar Island Stables offers rides on well-trained horses that provide an up-close look at the beautiful landscapes and seascapes of Cedar Island. All rides are entirely on the beach. One-hour rides...more about Cedar Island Stables

Hunting

4667 Arendell St.
Morehead City, NC
(252) 247-4725

EJW Outdoors has been in business for more than 50 years and recently expanded its extensive inventory with a move to its new location. EJW continues to offer all types of outdoor gear — from Columbia and Carhartt clothing and accessories to fishing and hunting gear. The store also sells bikes...more about EJW Outdoors

Kite Flying

Atlantic Station Shopping Center
N.C. Hwy. 58
Atlantic Beach, NC
(252) 247-7011

Kites Unlimited and Bird Stuff are two stores in one. Kites Unlimited is where you go to find a special kite (and then grin from ear to ear as you get it aloft). The store has hundreds of wind-borne treasures in designs and sizes for all ability levels, including single line...more about Kites Unlimited and Bird Stuff, Etc.

Running and Walking

Atlantic Beach, NC
(252) 808-3301

This series of seven runs sponsored by the Carteret County Parks and Recreation Department begins in the spring. The 2015 race dates are: May 12, May 26, June 11, June 25, July 9, July 23, and August 6. This family-friendly weekday series attracts local runners and walkers for evening runs. The...more about Beach Run Series

Beaufort
to Atlantic Beach
Beaufort, NC
(252) 726-5083

October 3, 2015 You have two choices with the Twin Bridges Race: You either run the 8K or stay on the porch. Because there aren't any hills on the coast, the race directors throw in two high-rise bridges. Slated for the first Saturday in October, the race is the kickoff for Saturday's...more about Twin Bridges 8K Road Race

Tennis

The Country Club of the Crystal Coast Atlantic Beach Sports, Fitness and Parks
152 Oakleaf Dr.
Pine Knoll Shores, NC
(252) 726-1034

This semi-private club features four beautifully maintained lighted clay courts along with a picturesque 18-hole golf course.  There is indoor or outdoor dining at the clubhouse restaurant overlooking a spectacular view of Bogue Sound.  Tennis players and golfers are invited to dine in, as well. Members and non-members are welcome, and memberships are available. Certified PGA and...more about The Country Club of the Crystal Coast

 
 
 
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