THE OBX WAY applies for appropriate grants and offers qualified sponsorship for basic funding.  Responsible asset acquisition and management compliments a practical outdoor recreation ethos.  This model has been successful in supplementing essential equipment, travel, and event expenses.

Individuals and organizations who would like to make tax-deductible contributions, please do so here:


501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization, IRS EIN:  88-3753150

Uncompensated Leadership, Annual Reports via 990-N

North Carolina Solicitation License Number:  EX010118


Trail Treasure - December 31

Corolla Trail Talk - October 21

Community Paths - October 1

SoundSide Market - June & July

Juneteenth Hike - June 19

Elkin, NC Trail Days - June 3

Artrageous Festival - May 13

Group Free Ride - Postponed

Seek Shelter - April 1

Jockey's Trail - March 4


Equitable Approach to Trail Development

Building a Trail Foundation

Leveraging National Trail Day

Platform to Connect Trails to Tourism

USGS National Digital TRAILS Project

Fundamentals of National Recreation Trails

Helping Wheelchair Hikers Find Trails

How Trails Support Healthy Aging

Tourism in Outdoor Communities

Creative Trails Programming


Outer Banks Brewing Station

The Jolly Roger Restaurant

Hurricane Mo's Bar & Grill

TRIO Restaurant & Market

WaveRiders Coffee & Deli

High Cotton Barbeque

North Banks Restaurant

Blue Moon Beach Grill

The Blue Crab Tavern

Outer Banks Distilling