The ocean and sound draw thousands of people to Southern Shores and Duck, NC. And for most people, watersports and aquatic activities are top contenders on their agendas. Boards for surf, skim and standup paddleboarding are available at the surf companies and sporting goods shops in Duck, NC. And for shoppers who aren’t quite ready to commit to a purchase, many stores offer gear rentals by the day and week. And for premium convenience, rent watersports gear from local beach equipment rental businesses that will deliver and collect again from your beach cottage.