Outdoor Adventure in Ocean City

Outdoor Adventure in Ocean City

Ocean City outdoor adventure

Explore Ocean City’s Great Outdoors

A vacation to Ocean City is, of course, the perfect setting for lounging in the sand and splashing in the waves. Aside from the beach, Ocean City offers several other experiences for outdoor exploration. These are a great way to connect with family, friends and the area’s natural environment.

Outdoor Adventure in Ocean City

Here are some ways to have an outdoor adventure in Ocean City.

Take a Guided Tour

There’s no better way to experience Ocean City’s more natural settings than on a guided tour. These knowledgeable guides can take you to new locales where you can learn more about the history and ecosystem of the area while spotting local wildlife. By foot or by boat, you’ll certainly enjoy getting to see a different side of Ocean City.

If you want to explore Assateague Island, book an eco-tour cruise with a company like Assateague Adventure. Companies like Ayers Creek Adventures and 48th Street Watersports offer eco-tours aboard a kayak or jet ski, allowing some adventure as you explore.

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Explore Assateague State Park

Just south of Ocean City, Assateague State Park offers plenty of opportunities for outdoor adventure for the whole family. Located on Assateague Island, Assateague State Park is a great place to swim, surf, kayak or canoe along the two miles of beach and through the marsh areas. The park also features campgrounds if you’re interested in having an overnight outdoor adventure.

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Hit the Waves with Area Watersports

Ocean City offers 31.9 miles of waterways to experience thrilling watersports. Whether you choose surfing, jet skiing, paddling, parasailing or one of the other exciting watersports, you’re sure to enjoy your time on the water. Ocean City has several sport outfitters in the area that can teach you how to use the equipment before you head out on your own.

Reach heights of up to 800 feet when you take a ride with companies like OC Parasail. Race across the waves on a jet ski with a rental form Action Watersports or Bayside Boat Rentals. Enjoy a bit of everything on the water with a visit to a local water sports outfitter like Odyssea Watersports.

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Go for a Bike Ride

Explore more of Ocean City while getting some exercise. Cruising along area bike trails is a great, scenic way to see more of Ocean City. Biking is permitted on the Ocean City Boardwalk during certain times of the day. Peddlers can also visit some of Ocean City’s many local parks where they can find paved trails for biking.

Rent surrey bikes, tandem bikes and beach cruisers to ride around on from some of Ocean City’s local bike rental companies. Bike World and Wobbly Wheel Boardwalk Bicycle Rentals are both conveniently located on the boardwalk.

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