This Hidden Beach Town Might Be North Carolina’s Best-Kept Secret

The 12 miles of sand known as Oak Island lie 40 minutes from North Carolina’s Outer Banks. The Intracoastal Waterway separates it from the mainland, providing a special refuge for avid fishermen and those who prefer undiscovered gems to popular tourist destinations.

Here is your guide to visiting Oak Island, a picture-perfect town with some of the top beaches in North Carolina:

Best Things to Do in Oak Island

Anyone visiting OKI, as locals call the island, should not overlook the Oak Island Lighthouse. Although this 169-foot-tall concrete building is open to the public at all times, you’ll need a reservation to climb the stairs

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