The Tallest Sand Dune In The Eastern U.S. Is In North Carolina And It’s A Must-See
North Carolina’s most visited state park, Jockey’s Ridge, saw an estimated 1.9 million visitors in 2020. The park is situated on the sound just across the street from the ocean in Nags Head, where a living sand dune estimated at more than 300 acres large ebbs and flows with the maritime winds.
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The hours vary by season. You can see them, and learn more about the park, on the official website for Jockey’s Ridge State Park in North Carolina.
Robin Jarvis is a travel writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She's lived in the Carolinas for nearly three decades and currently resides in Charleston. When she's not working, she loves to cook with friends and check out new adventures. General questions and FAM tours: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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