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Map of North Carolina – Jockey's Ridge State Park


Contact the park
 

252-441-7132

jockeys.ridge@ncparks.gov
 

Addresses
 

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
 

Hours
 

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  • November to February:
    8:00am to 6:00pm
     
  • March to April:
    8:00am to 8:00pm
     
  • May to September:
    8:00am to 9:00pm
     
  • October:
    8:00am to 8:00pm
     
  • Closed Christmas Day
     

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  • October to March:
    8:00am to 5:00pm
     
  • April to September:
    8:00am to 7:00pm
     
  • Closed Christmas Day
     

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  • The park visitor center is currently under construction for renovations and is CLOSED until next spring.
     
  • October to March:
    9:00am to 5:00pm
     
  • April to September:
    9:00am to 6:00pm
     
  • Closed Christmas Day
     

 

 

 

Sound Explorers

Discover what lives within our waters on the Roanoke Sound.  Give a park ranger a helping hand with seining the sound.  Extra nets will be available for visitors to use for educational purposes.  This activity will be taking place close to the shoreline.  Get out, get wet, and enjoy summer!

Date of Event: 
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Friday, June 18, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Friday, June 25, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Start Location: 
Soundside Access beach, Soundside Road off 158

Park Maps and Brochures:

Upcoming Events:

Tuesday, June 22, 2021 - 9:00am
Tuesday, June 22, 2021 - 10:00am
Tuesday, June 22, 2021 - 4:00pm