Jockey's Ridge State Park(redirected from Jockey's Ridge)
Jockey's Ridge State Park
Location:Off US 158 Bypass in Nags Head.
Facilities:Picnic area, picnic shelters, trails, dune vehicle rental, visitor center, exhibit hall.
Activities:Swimming, hiking, hang gliding, kite flying, nature programs.
Special Features:Park includes the tallest natural sand dune system in the eastern U.S., a favorite spot for hang gliding. Shifting sand prevents construction of a traditional trail, but there is a 1.5-mile route marked with 14 stations.
Address:PO Box 592
Nags Head, NC 27959
Size: 426 acres.
See other parks in North Carolina.