Kitty Hawk Kites specializes in kites, from the single-lines for kids to high-tech stunt varieties. The stores also sell fun things like flags, toys, boomerangs and games. You’ll find the Outer Banks’ largest selection of beach sportswear and footwear from Crocs, Sanuk, Chaco, Southern Fried and Life is Good apparel, the coolest selection of t-shirts, sweatshirts, outdoor clothing, sunglasses, sandals and more. KHK stores also offer toys and gifts that you won’t find in any other Outer Banks shopping outlet. They have 13 locations from Corolla to Ocracoke.
One of the Outer Banks’ foremost recreation outfitters, Kitty Hawk Kites also offers more than 20 adventure activities including hang gliding, kayak and SUP tours, lessons and rentals, dolphin tours, parasailing, Jet skis and more. And in Rodanthe, the Waves Village Watersports Resort is where you can take a kite boarding lesson, buy and rent kite boarding gear, rent a kayak or standup paddleboard or climb the new adventure tower/ropes course.