Beautiful views! A lot of walking and hilly over the dunes to see the best views, but definitely worth it.
About Jockey's Ridge State Park
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The dunes are an outstanding place to spend the day. Great sand, beautiful views, interesting nature facts. It is a must see for any visit to the outer banks!
We have been going to this state park for years and never miss it. Everything here is special and unique, from climbing the dunes to sunset views to the ever-changing topography and scenery. A very unique environment.
Take off your shoes and enjoy the walk up to Jockey's WE carried our shoes as we walked through a little wateron the way to the top. It was a pleasant walk. Bring a kite if you like. Some families were swimming and picnicing at...More
Jockey's Ridge state park is a staple for us to visit every time we come to the Outer Banks. From the first visit when the kids were toddlers, to our last visit with a bunch of teenagers, they have a fun time playing on the...More
At Jockey's Ridge, you can hike across the sand dunes and get beautiful views. I would recommend going early in the day or in the evening, when the sun is not so hot. You can also go hang-gliding. They give lessons on that. There is...More
I've been wanting to climb the dune, and finally did. it wasn't difficult at all. watched the hang gliding group. really glad I didn't pay to do that .... didn't really get to fly.
Must see must do. Great fun Plan at least 25 mins from park entrance to top of dune to catch sunset Also add in parking time, maybe 10 - 15 mins; many people make the trek. Then plan extra according to physical fitness level. Soft...More