All of Our Favorite Things About the Duck NC Boardwalk


While in the beautiful Outer Banks, make sure you visit the Duck NC Boardwalk and all it has to offer. From beautiful sights to fun shops, you’ll enjoy your day spent at this fantastic Outer Banks boardwalk. It’s one of our favorite Outer Banks attractions! Here, we’ll break down for you what you’ll find at the Duck NC Boardwalk and how to make the most of a trip there!

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About the Duck Boardwalk & Duck Town Park

The Duck Boardwalk, also known as the Soundside Boardwalk, is nearly a mile long and perfect for families and individuals alike to enjoy the Outer Banks. Right next to the Duck Boardwalk you will find the 11 acres of natural beauty known as Duck Town Park. With trails through the maritime forest and willow swamp, open green space, sound side views, and access to the boardwalk, your day will be a complete adventure. The park amenities also include an amphitheater, public kayak and canoe launch, picnic shelter, playground, and gazebo. The Duck Town Park itself stretches about 11 acres of sound front property with four distinct vegetative communities throughout. To plan out your day, make sure to check out the Duck Boardwalk map.

Waterfront Shops in Duck

Duck, NC, waterfront shops are a great attraction for all. These stores provide a unique waterfront shopping village including over 18 boutiques, Duck Boardwalk restaurants, eateries, and more! The Waterfront Shops’ boardwalk runs along the Currituck Sound and connects to the new Town Boardwalk providing easy access for all of its visitors. They recommend taking a stroll along their pond and relax at Duck’s Cottage with a delicious cup of coffee or tea to start your morning off right. Duck’s Cottage offers an excellent selection of beverages as well as pastries and every newspaper in the world. After exploring both the Duck Soundside Park and Duck NC Boardwalk, head to The Blue Point Restaurant, which is regularly featured in Southern Living. This restaurant features delicious dishes as well as a large restaurant with a side yard where you can view picturesque sunsets. After dinner find that gift for your special someone with their eclectic mix of retail stores and boutiques. Whether you’re seeking hand-crafted art or specialty women’s stores, you’re guaranteed to find the perfect gift. During the spring and summer, you can spend a relaxing day exploring the shops as well as the Duck Town Park and Boardwalk. If you’re looking for the Duck NC Boardwalk shops, hours make sure to check the individual store’s websites.

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There are a plethora of amazing things to do in the town of Duck. Duck, NC, is the perfect place to visit during your vacation to the Outer Banks. Whether you choose to stay in Duck or one of the surrounding cities, Shoreline OBX has a perfect vacation rental for you. Book your vacation today and receive $250 in beach gear rentals delivered before you get to your home!