Most People Don’t Know The Enchanting Story Behind North Carolina’s Wild Horses

If you take a four-wheeler out to a long stretch of uninhabited beach in Corolla, you’ll see a glittering coastline, pristine, untouched vegetation, and something magical: wild horses. It’s a rare and wonderful sight, wild horses roaming the beach, and something we’re lucky to be able to experience in North Carolina.

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North Carolina is home to some truly magical sights and places, but the Corolla Wild Horses are one of a kind. Have you witnessed them for yourself?

Corolla isn’t the only location with wild horses – you can catch them on Shackleford Banks and Currituck!

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