Cape Explorer Adventures: Protected Sound Access North of Buxton

When: High Winds

Where: Soundside beach access north of Buxton Village

Parents Drop Off At the Soundside Beach Access

  • Paddle boards
  • Kayaks
  • Optis with no sails

Cape Explorers play in the sound, paddle around, play, learn about high wind, what white caps mean, how to judge wind speed and direction, and how to find protected areas even in high winds. Learn what makes a good anchorage.


Drop off at the soundside beach access which is just north of Buxton between Avon and Buxton south of Canadian Hole. Its nested behind the Cape Hatteras Motel on the Soundside. The little sounside beach is sheltered behind Bald Point. Here is a google maps link:

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