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Full Moon Hike and S'mores

Jockey's Ridge State Park
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Visitor center

300 W. Carolista Drive
Nags Head, NC 27959

GPS: 35.9642, -75.6330


Soundside access

330 W. Soundside Road
Nags Head, NC 27959

GPS: 35.9525, -75.6320



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Full Moon Hike and S'mores

 Want to hike the ridge under a full moon?  Take a stroll with a ranger and experience the park after dark.  The classic campfire tradition of s'mores will follow the hike.  Treats provided by the Friends of Jockey's Ridge.  Preregistration is required.  There is a maximum of 15 participants, so call, email, or simply stop by the park's Visitor Center to register. The park's main entrance will remain open to accommodate registered hikers only.  Social distancing will be required. 

Date of Event: 
Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:15pm

Start Location: 
Visitor Center

Hike Length and Difficulty: 
0.75 mile hike, easy to moderate

Park Maps and Brochures:

Upcoming Events:

Monday, January 25, 2021 - 10:00am
Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 3:00pm
Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 6:00pm