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. Modified utility vehicles ("MUTV") as described in N.C.G.S. 20-4.01(27) shall not be considered an "eligible" vehicle regardless of whether the MUTV is registered or licensed in any state.
More Information on Beach Driving
Here is the latest beach driving map effective 10/5/21.
Please don't drive or walk on our protective dunes and obey the speed limit on the beach, which is 15 miles per hour.