Beach driving starts in Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills on Thursday

[Courtesy Kill Devil Hills]

Nags Head and Kill Devil Hills’ beach driving permits are available for purchase for the 2020-2021 beach driving season.

Beach driving is allowed in both towns, with a permit, from Oct. 1 through April 30. The towns of Kill Devil Hills and Nags Head have a reciprocal program that allows a KDH beach driving permit holder to drive on Nags Head beaches and vice versa.

Kill Devil Hills permits are available at Town Hall by appointment only due to COVID-19 restrictions. Seasonal permits are $25 and temporary permits are $10 (good for 14 days). Call 252-449-5338 to make an appointment.

Permits in Nags Head cost $25 and are available at Town Hall and all tackle shops in Nags Head. 

In addition to payment, the following information will need to be provided: driver’s license, proof of insurance, and the vehicle’s registration certificate (VIN number and license plate number).

For additional beach driving information, including maps and safety tips, visit the town’s website at www.kdhnc.com/674/Beach-Driving

Click here for information on beach driving in Nags Head.

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