Cape Hatteras, Outer Banks Ranked Best Beach In America

Posted By on July 27, 2015

In a new countdown of the Best Beaches in the U.S., the travel section at Business Insider has rankedthe Outer Banks’ own Cape Hatteras in the top spot.

According to the site: “For this list, we looked at seven notable beach rankings compiled by travel experts, vacationers, and water-quality researchers and combined these rankings to come up with the ultimate list of the best beaches in the U.S.

“The rankings we used were Dr. Beach’s Top 10 Beaches for 2015, Trip Advisor’s 2015 Travelers’ Choice Awards Top 25 Beaches in the United States, Travel Channel’s Top 10 US Beaches, Forbes’ America’s Top 10 Beaches of 2014, Men’s Journal’s The 20 Best Beaches in America, Coastal Living’s 21 Best Beaches, and Thrillist’s The 25 Best Beaches in America.”

The site further states that as the No. 1 beach in America, Cape Hatteras “has something for everyone, from plants and wildlife to salt marshes and ocean waves and even a lighthouse”.

You can click here to see what other beaches throughout the country made the list.

Cape Hatteras is the Best Beach in the United States, according to Business Insider.

Cape Hatteras is the Best Beach in the United States, according to Business Insider.


Posted by Matt Artz

This article has 2 comments

  1. But that photo was not even taken in Cape Hatteras. That’s the Frisco Pier. Cape Hatteras doesn’t have a pier of their own. Never has. If you’re gonna represent, represent correctly! I do agree however about it’s No. 1 position…

    • That’s the photo used in the source article. We know where it was taken, but you should let them know. Also, not sure if they are ranking the actual “Cape” itself or the Cape Hatteras National Seashore as a whole, in which case the photo would still apply. Thanks.


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