Even though we're in paradise here on Hatteras Island, there will still be those days that Mother Nature brings us a guest we rarely enjoy the company of, rain. The good news is that there are plenty of fun indoor island gems to explore while on vacation that you might miss when sun is shining! Here are five things to do on Hatteras Island on a rainy day that you'll find locals doing as well!
From the Native Americans who settled this beloved land, to pirates and shipwrecks, to soldiers who fought to protect the Island in the Civil and World Wars, to the world-renowned fishing, the Outer Banks has a colorful and rich history, especially here on Hatteras Island. You'll be amazed at how much interesting history is behind this place
A rainy day is a perfect reason to pamper yourself. Whether it's a massage, new hairdo, mani-pedi, yoga class, or just a good work out, we all need some me time to relax and refresh.
Sometimes it's nice to have a quiet day inside with the family to enjoy each other's company in that beautiful vacation home you're in staying in. This a perfect time to find a good read from a local Outer Banks author as the kids enjoy their new toys or board games.
Even on a rainy day, a mini road trip on Highway 12 can be an easy and scenic drive. Take a few hours to explore up the beach, as the locals call it, in the Nags Head and Manteo areas. With plenty of shopping outlets, restaurants, and kids activities, a rainy day can go by quickly in the "big city."