Cape Hatteras / Outer Banks KOA Resort Recreation

Welcome to Cape Hatteras, where the fun never stops. Hatteras Island is a beach enthusiast's dream come true. From the blustery Atlantic in the east to the calm waters of the Pamlico Sound to the west, there is no end of outdoor adventures and opportunities to relax and unwind. The only way your vacation could get any better is by packing your schedule with fun family activities for young and old alike. At Cape Hatteras KOA Resort, our campground amenities offer plenty of excitement right here.

Unique Cape Hatteras KOA Resort Water Activities and Recreation

Your local Hatteras Island KOA is filled with the top campground activities to ensure your stay is as exciting as you want it to be. From water sports to group get-togethers, there is never a dull moment. We have something for everyone. Whether you are making sandcastles on the beach, playing kickball, flipping out on the jumping pillow, kiteboarding, fishing, tie-dying or countless other activities, you will be sure to have a blast during your visit!

Book Your Hatteras Island Getaway Today

Ready to set out to the gorgeous Outer Banks of North Carolina? From romantic evenings spent in Rodanthe to an oceanfront adventure with the whole family, make Cape Hatteras KOA Resort your home base for adventure and enjoy everything this area has to offer. Book your stay today.

Bike, Paddle Boards, Kayak and Golf Cart Rentals

Bike, Paddle Boards, Kayak and Golf Cart Rentals

An Outer Banks vacation would not be complete without enjoying the many outdoor pursuits found throughout Hatteras Island. Need some equipment for a day of fun? Stop by our Outpost and find everything you require. Rent bikes and explore the charming villages and eateries. Grab some paddleboards or kayaks and paddle your way through the local waterways. We even have golf carts so that you can easily traverse our campground.

Ice and firewood are available for purchase from the Outpost as well.

KOA Campfire Time

KOA Campfire Time

Social Distancing Required.

When the sun goes down, campfire time begins. Gather around our newly recreated fire pit and get acquainted with fellow campers. Campfire time promises all the classics: toasting marshmallows, eating s'mores, belting out camp tunes during sing-a-longs. We've even been known to swap a scary story or two!

KOA Express Fun Train

KOA Express Fun Train

All aboard the KOA Express! The Fun Train chugs through the campground several times a week. Whether your kids are big Thomas the Tank Engine fans or they just love the thrill of chugging along, the KOA Express is an experience they will never forget. Open Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Outdoor Cinema

Outdoor Cinema

Join us each week from Memorial Day through Labor Day at our outdoor cinema. It is like a drive-in movie without the car. You can enjoy a family-oriented film under the stars. Grab your blanket and stock up on your favorite movie snacks at our camp store — you wouldn't want to run out of popcorn! Sit back, get comfortable and enjoy the show.

Bingo

Bingo

Bingo is not just the name of a dog. It is a popular game of chance beloved throughout the world. Join us Memorial Day through Labor Day for some fun-filled bingo pending staff availability. You may win big, or you may just end up supporting a worthy cause — either way, it is a win-win. All proceeds go to supporting KOA Care Camps. Supplies will be offered for a small donation. 

Check your fun finder upon arrival for exact dates and times.

Rock'in at Koa (Rock Painting)

Rock'in at Koa (Rock Painting)

Spreading joy has become an obsession all over. So we will be joining the fun by helping you and your family bring out your artistic sides for some rock'in rock painting. Every weekend from Memorial Day through Labor Day, we'll paint rocks and spread them throughout camp for others to enjoy. These small tokens are a great way to commemorate your stay at KOA.

Tie-Dyed T-shirts

Tie-Dyed T-shirts

Bring a piece of your trip home with you: Make a tye die t-shirt each week from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Your tie-dyed t-shirt will be a wearable memento from your vacation. With a demonstration and all supplies provided ($), this retro activity satisfies campers of all ages. Remember, there is no right or wrong way to tie-dye!

Playground

Playground

Kids cannot wait to play all day in our ship and sea-themed playground area. Playgrounds are designed to encourage imagination while also providing a great experience in the outdoors. Little campers love having a place to call their own, and parents love having a safe space where their kids can get out some pent-up energy. Play pirate on our pirate ship, soar on the swings or ride the slides. Fun for all!

Kamp K9® Dog Park

Kamp K9® Dog Park

It is not always easy finding Rodanthe, NC, rentals that are pet-friendly. When you choose Cape Hatteras / Outer Banks KOA, we welcome all members of your family — even the four-legged, furry ones. Pets are allowed in our RV Sites, Tent Sites and some of our Deluxe and Camping Cabins, and we also offer amenities designed just for your furry friends. 

Our Kamp K9® Dog Park is a great way to let your pup enjoy our campground. They can run, jump or just hang out. We have seating for you to sit and watch your pup play and bags for clean up.

Pool and Hot Tub

Pool and Hot Tub

Between the ocean and the sound, there is plenty of waterside fun to be had in Rodanthe. If you do not feel like getting sand and salt in your hair, though, finding rentals with a pool is a must. Our shimmering campground pool is the perfect place to relax with the kids. You do not have to worry about big waves or skittering creatures. Your little ones can splash and play while you enjoy a great book or just soak up the sun. We also have a relaxing hot tub, perfect for when the weather starts to cool.

The pool will open back up on 5/22, the hot tub will remain closed.

Local Area Recreation