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Jockey's Ridge State Park

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Upcoming Events:

Friday, September 21, 2018 - 9:00am
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:00am
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 10:00am
Park has reopened   

Jockey's Ridge State Park is now open. Please exercise caution during your visit as park staff work on clearing storm debris.

 Posted on: Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Directions

Jockey's Ridge State Park is located in Dare County on the Outer Banks. The entrance to the park, Carolista Drive, is in the town of Nags Head at milepost 12 on the Highway 158 Bypass (South Croatan Highway). From I-95, exit onto US 64 east, which merges with US 264 east before Roanoke Island. Continue on US 64/US 264 to Bodie Island and turn north on US 158. The entrance to the park will be on the left after the town of Nags Head.

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Jennette's Pier
N.C. Aquarium-Roanoke Island
Roanoke Island Festival Park
Outer Banks History Center
The Lost Colony

Contact:

300 W. Carolista Drive
Nags Head, NC 27959

252-441-7132
jockeys.ridge@ncparks.gov

 

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GPS: 35.9642, -75.633

 

PARK HOURS:
  • November to February:
    8:00am to 6:00pm
     
  • March to April:
    8:00am to 6:00pm
     
  • May to September:
    8:00am to 9:00pm
     
  • October:
    8:00am to 8:00pm

Closed Christmas Day

 

SOUNDSIDE ACCESS:
  • October to March:
    8:00am to 5:00pm
     
  • April to September:
    8:00am to 7:00pm

 

VISITOR CENTER:
  • November to February:
    9:00am to 5:00pm
     
  • March to October:
    9:00am to 6:00pm