PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Summer is long over, but the action on the Outer Banks is heating up! From Corolla to Hatteras Village, Kitty Hawk to Ocracoke, this is the best time of year on the barrier islands.

The Hampton Roads Show’s Chris Reckling just got back from vacation on the OBX and he shared a few of his favorite images from a week of surfing, fishing and beach time.