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Kayak the Roanoke Sound

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Upcoming Events:

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 2:00pm
Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 1:00pm
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 10:00am

Kayak the Roanoke Sound

Join a park ranger to learn the basics of kayaking and enjoy learning some park natural and cultural history while paddling in the Roanoke Sound.  We will be using sit-on-top tandem kayaks or you can bring your own.  Pre-registration is required.  Please leave contact phone number in case of cancellation due to bad weather.  Limit of 12 people.  Be prepared to get wet.  Please wear closed toed shoes and all participants will be required to wear PFD.  Water, sunscreen and a hat are recommended.  Minimum age is 6 years old and all 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.   Approximate length is 1 hour.    

Date of Event: 
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 10:00am
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 10:00am
Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - 10:00am
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 10:00am
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 10:00am
Start Location: 
Soundside Road Access - W. Soundside Road

Jockey's Ridge State Park

300 W. Carolista Drive
Nags HeadNC 27959
Latitude: 35.964200
Longitude: -75.633000

Park Hours:

November - February: 8am - 6pm
March, April: 8am - 8pm
September: 8am - 9pm
October: 8am - 8pm
May - August: 8am - 9pm
Closed Christmas Day

Sound Side Access Gate
October-March: 8am - 5pm
April-September: 8am - 7pm

Park Visitor Center
November - February: 9am - 5pm
March - October: 9am - 6pm