Jockey's Ridge


brochure Jockey's Ridge - Map

Visitor Map of Jockey's Ridge State Park (SP) in North Carolina. Published by North Carolina State Parks.

West Sounds id e Rd. To dunes AT LA NT IC OC Cr oa ta EA n N Hi gh wa y To Cape Hatteras Ridge Top enlarged above nd Trail aD r. St. RO AN e Sa OK k s in t h E S OU c Tra ND Legend 2 miles Ho llo we ll l 12 r ai Tra c dT San the in s k Accesible Parking Area Boardwalk Pavillion Hang Gliding Concession Picnic Shelter Hiking Trail Mountains-to-Sea State Trail Restrooms Hospital - Outer Banks Hospital Emergencies: Dial 911 Ca r o l i s t Roads Shrub forest Swimming Museum Visitor Center Observation Area Water Park Boundary Windsurfing/Kiteboarding Croatan Highwa y Park Gate Trails Soundside Nature Trail: This self-guided nature trail is approximately 0.75 mile long and will take about 1 hour to hike at a leisurely pace. This little-explored section of the park contains several different coastal environments, including a wetland area, grassy dunes and maritime thickets. Interpretive panels along the trail will provide you with information on the many plants and animals that call this area home. Please observe the soundside parking lot hours. 158 Tracks in the Sand Trail: The nature of shifting sand prevents the construction of traditional trails in the park. Tracks in the Sand is a 1.2-mile self-guided trail composed of 14 stations. Walked at a leisurely pace, the hike takes approximately 1.5 hours. The trail begins at the parking lot and meanders through the many environments in the park. North To Kill Devil Hills 0 1,000 2,000 feet 04/20 If you prefer a shorter adventure, a 360-foot boardwalk is located near the start of the Tracks in the Sand Trail. Interpretive displays along the route offer information about the plants and animals found in the area. A deck with benches is the perfect place to take photos or sit down and take in the sights and sounds.

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