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Jockey's Ridge State Park

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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 7:00pm
     
  • 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
     

 

 

 

Wild and Wonderful

Jockey's Ridge is full of life!  Our park provides shelter for both plants and animals.  Stop by the pavilion and learn more about those who call the dunes home.    

Date of Event: 
Monday, August 1, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:45am
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:45am
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:45am
Saturday, August 6, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:45am
Sunday, August 7, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:45am
Monday, August 8, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:45am
Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:45am
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:45am
Saturday, August 13, 2022 - 10:30am to 11:45am

Start Location: 
Pavilion (beside main dune access/Visitor Center parking lot)

Hike Length and Difficulty: 
Brief talk/exhibit

Park Maps and Brochures:

Upcoming Events:

Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 9:00am
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 10:30am
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 7:45pm