A side of OBX you may not have seen

Kids at play on a Sound beachGood article on Fredericksburg.com about alternative beaches – good for families with small kids, or when storm-driven waves mess up the ocean: the “baby beaches” of the sounds.

And though [Hurricane Bill and Tropical Storm Danny] never swung close enough to the shore to seriously disrupt the weather, both storms churned up waves and currents fierce enough to make us think twice about letting our kids swim in the ocean.

So the folks at the boat rental shop suggested we test the waters of Roanoke Sound, the narrow body of water west of Nags Head.

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