Four-wheel drive, state inspected vehicles with a Town permit ($25) are allowed on the beach in both Nags Head and Kill Devil Hills from October 1 through April 30 each year.
More Information on Beach Driving
Here is the latest beach driving map effective 10/5/21.
Saturday, October 30, 2021 Update
We're re-opening sections of the beach to driving as areas stabilize. Stay out of the closed portions, which are designated by signs or barricades.
Please don't drive or walk on our protective dunes and obey the speed limit on the beach, which is 15 miles per hour.