The hotel video guide for booking the best deals online - TVtrip

Bodie Island / Jockey's Ridge State Park (United States)

  • Overview
  • Map
  • Photos
loader
illustration

Bodie Island / Jockey's Ridge State Park , United States

Flat to small chop. The Pamlico Sound is a huge waist deep water area. Sandy beach with lots of space. Best is SW, very steady and warm. If the wind turns more easterly, you can ride on the ocean. In June and July 90% wind from SW. Starts at 3pm, strongest at 7pm and lasts until sunset. In August and September the wind is not consistent. In October and November 70% wind. In December to February windy almost daily. In March to May frontals and winds from SW, NW and NE. Main directions: NE and SW. Works in: S, SW, W, NW. Nags Head gets summertime thermals that sometimes don't reach Hatteras Island.

Practical Information

How to get there: Easiest is a rental car. Follow the signs to the Outer Banks from Norfolk (route 168S and then 158). Take 158 north until you get to Nags Head and turn left into the Jockey's Ridge State Park. Gates close at sunset, don't get locked in. Park directly on the beach with a 4x4.

Amenities: Parking

Activities: Kitesurf,Windsurf (Beginner,Intermediate,Expert)

More info: None

Type: Lagoon

Weather: Season from March to November. Year-round possible if you ride on the warmer SW winds with warm water currents. Wetsuits needed beginning and end of the year, just shorts from late spring to early fall. Warm gulf-stream ocean currents keep air and water temperatures warm nearly year-round.

Nearest town or city: Norfolk, Virginia,Nags Head

Night life: You simply must make time for the following places to eat: Mama Kwan's: Get the seared tuna app, then try either the special occasion pasta or fish tacos! Kill Devil Grill: Try the cheese steak egg rolls, and make sure to check the "specials board". Goombay's: Damien & Scotty can mix some FANTASTIC drinks! Watch out for the Goombay Smash - Delicious and sneaky. Mexicali Brews: definitely try the blackened fish tacos.

Water conditions: shallow, flat, chop, cloudy

Beach: medium beach made of sand

Winds: Thermal Winds,Frontal Winds, NE,SW

Dangers: None

High season: None

Customer reviews

More info

Bodie Island / Jockey's Ridge State Park , United States

Flat to small chop. The Pamlico Sound is a huge waist deep water area. Sandy beach with lots of space. Best is SW, very steady and warm. If the wind turns more easterly, you can ride on the ocean. In June and July 90% wind from SW. Starts at 3pm, strongest at 7pm and lasts until sunset. In August and September the wind is not consistent. In October and November 70% wind. In December to February windy almost daily. In March to May frontals and winds from SW, NW and NE. Main directions: NE and SW. Works in: S, SW, W, NW. Nags Head gets summertime thermals that sometimes don't reach Hatteras Island.

International Sites

dansk | deutsch | ελληνικά | english | english | español | suomi | français | magyar | italiano | 日本語 | 한국어 | nederlands | norsk | polski | português | română | русский | српски | svenska | 中文 | 中文

International Sites

| | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | |

Why use TVtrip?

  • Best Rates

    Thanks to our booking partners you can access the rates on the web

  • Quality

    All videos are filmed by professionals

  • Maximum choice

    Choose over 35,884 video to help you make the right choice

  • Transparency

    Unbiased, professional videos to help you choose the right hotel

  • We speak your language

    TVtrip is currently in 22 languages

Informations

Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | About | Team | Press | Help | Contact Us

* Best min. prices over next 30 days and among our hotel booking partners.
The displayed amount is indicative and based on today’s exchange rate.

More info on filming your hotel?

© 2019 - TVtrip.com

Key