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Owl Creek

Virginia Beach, VA
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Lots to do

Owl's Creek is home to the Virginia Aquarium (a favorite spot), several rope climbing courses with... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
Ron B
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Virginia Beach, United States
Free to launch boats

This place gets packed on weekends. There are boaters, kayakers, and paddle boarders along with... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2016
motorman1256
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Virgnia
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Nature enthusiasts will experience wildlife and natural attractions in these scenic wetlands.
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

Owl's Creek is home to the Virginia Aquarium (a favorite spot), several rope climbing courses with zip lines across the creek, the National Geographic 3D theater, and waterway sightseeing boat tours. There is plenty of parking. Plenty of camera opportunities and memory making moments.

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 3 September 2016

This place gets packed on weekends. There are boaters, kayakers, and paddle boarders along with folks visiting the aquarium next door. Fishing can be good in Owls Creek especially out near the jetty but watch out for the boat traffic. The Pirate Boat hit a...More

Thank motorman1256
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Lots to do such as kayaking, etc BUT the creek is crowded and there are lots of boats with limited visibility. This is not the place for beginners and that is much of what is here. They don't mix well with large boats.

Thank oldhokie702016
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We went kayaking with Ocean Eagle Kayak adventures on Owl Creek and had a blast! It's full of beautiful wildlife.

Thank S S
Reviewed 5 December 2014

Owl Creek has a great small golf course.It is alot of fun and usually easy to get a tee time.Nice and inexpensive outing.Great for tourist trying to squeeze everything in.

Thank boxshop
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Beautiful weather and great area for enjoying the water. Va Beach Parks and Recreation held a kayak outing at Owls Creek and as always, they did a wonderful job. Attendees experience ranged from beginner to advanced and everyone seemed to have a good time. We...More

Thank goneagain2
Reviewed 26 August 2014

Easy put in for evening paddle trip. Port a pottys and little boat traffic. Area has 3 ramps, transient docks and ample parking.

Thank W Ryan W
Reviewed 29 April 2013

Located in Owl creek's public boat launch is Ocean Eagle Kayak Adventure. I recently went on their 7:30 tour and let me tell you; IT WAS AMAZING. The guides were knowledgeable, patient, and very nice. They run 7 days a week (when ever its not...More

8  Thank Emily L
Reviewed 19 July 2004

Just seconds from the hustle and bustle of Rudee Inlet, enter a wonderland of wildlife and wetlands! The Owl Creek Watershed has the highest salinity of any waterway in the City of Virginia Beach, and supports a diverse ecosystem. There are 100 acres of salt...More

23  Thank svaughan2016
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