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Great day, beautiful scenery.

We had a 4 wheel drive vehicle so we took the tour ourselves..able to take our time and enjoy a slow ride down the beach. We saw a couple of wild horses, beautiful sand dunes, a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
Barbara B
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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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187 reviews 187 reviews
21 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

We had a 4 wheel drive vehicle so we took the tour ourselves..able to take our time and enjoy a slow ride down the beach. We saw a couple of wild horses, beautiful sand dunes, a ton of shore birds and some beautiful homes. I would certainly do this again and highly recommend..however you need 4 wheel drive as it... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We took a guided tour of this beach. The spent 3.5 hours with our group and we had 7 different opportunies to horses. Three of which were postcard perfect. We had a delightful time.

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Richland, Washington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

One of things I miss most since my family moved to the west coast is visiting the Outer Banks every summer and renting a large house on the four wheel drive beaces in North Carolina. Over the years we have rented from Swan Beach to all the way on Carova Beach by the Virgina border. If you are looking for... More 

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Warren, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Great place to go for a daytrip.If you take a wild horse tour,you get to see the wild mustangs and familys close enough to get pictures.There are so many new,beautiful homes and old ones as well.We drove our four wheel drive truck a few miles on the sand up in Carova.It was a very exciting experience!

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Worthington, Ohio
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

Although the wild horses are fun for kids to see, that is the only thing about this area that is good for kids. No one obeys the speed limit on the beach. I'm surprised that no one has been hurt yet. We ended up taking the grandkids behind the house to play and hardly spent any time by the ocean.

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Prince George
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Great place for the family to drive out to and see the Wild Horses. We have driven up the beach twice and both times have had the pleasure of seeing horses!

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Goldsboro, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I have been to every corner of the obx. Carova is the absolute worst. The idea of it is great. Drive on the beach to your quiet house with horses, but it's not like that. Its more like a beach turned into an off raid park. Nobody drives the speed limit and there are not designated traffic lanes. Trucks everywhere... More 

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This place is awful. Too many people on the beach. Our fishing poles got ran over by some redneck in a jacked up old truck. My kids got yelled at by some fake horse police people. We heard coyotes at night and saw big wild pigs running around peoples yards. Yes, the horses are cool, but one peed and pooped... More 

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Baldwin, Maryland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

The horses were beautiful. You MUST have 4 wheel drive and should take a shovel - we saw a lot of folks get stuck even with 4 wheel drive.

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Glen Rock, Pennsylvania
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58 reviews 58 reviews
22 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We took my husband's 4 wheel drive Tahoe out on the beach. We have never had the chance before and I wanted to see the wild horses and did we get lucky. 1/4 mile out the beach there were 3 grazing along the dunes. Then we drove another 5 miles out along the ocean. We did play it safe and... More 

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