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First Day Hike

First Day Hike

Be among the first to climb Jockey's Ridge in 2018. We'll hike out from the visitor center, enjoy the view, and then return. The entire route will be easy to moderate, approximately one-mile long. Come prepared to walk sandy areas and be outdoors for an hour.

Date of Event: 
Monday, January 1, 2018 - 11:00am
Start Location: 
Visitor Center

Jockey's Ridge State Park

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

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