Several outdoor outfitters, hobby shops and rental locations offer a variety of paddling, kayak fishing and paddleboard accessories for the amateur to advanced athlete. Walk, jog or bike The Loop, a fitness trail with water views that circles the inner island. Named as one of the world's best surf towns, Dad can surf on the ocean side and cruise over to the Intracoastal Waterway side of the island for boating, standup paddle boarding, sailing or kayaking. The island offers scenic tours and more than ten fishing charters that make fishing fun for the whole family.
Friday, June 14
Friday Morning Bird Tour: Free
Does Dad like birds? Join the Audubon North Carolina naturalists on a free guided tour of Wrightsville Beach’s fascinating bird sanctuary. This Friday morning and weekly after, you can get close-up looks at nesting birds and chicks as well as some fresh beach air!
Saturday, June 15 & Sunday, June 16
Father's Day Weekend Fishing Excursion: Admission Charged
Take Dad fishing in Masonboro Inlet on a special Father's Day fishing excursion with Wrightsville Beach Scenic Tours. Capt. Joe invites you to spend some quality time out on the water with your dad on this special tour that includes everything you will need for your fishing adventure; a rod, tackle, bait and license. Fathers are free with two paid family members!