Dare County Parks

Kitty Hawk Skate & Dog Park

located on Kitty Hawk Road, this new park offers a street style skate park as well as a dog park. The park is set back in the woods which makes it the perfect place to go on windy days as the woods block a good portion of the wind. The park is a popular destination for local skateboarders and can be a great source of entertainment as they are quite interesting to watch!

Kill Devil Hills Softball Field

This field is located behind the fire station at milepost 7 and offers a playground as well as a softball field. The field has an extremely large outfield that can be used for any outdoor activity! The field is easy to find as it can be seen from the bypass.

Dare County Recreation Park

"Rec Park" as it is often referred to, is the northern beach's premier recreation area. Located at milepost 8, this massive park area has everything a great park could possible offer. "Rec Park" includes a full size soccer/football field, age 13+ baseball field, softball field, playground, skate park, tennis courts, and indoor recreation area. The indoor recreation area offers two full size basketball courts with 6 goals to a court. While parts of the park are usually being used for official practices, it is easy to find an area to enjoy whatever activity you enjoy the most at Dare County Recreation Park.

Nags Head Town Park at Barnes Street

Located at milepost 11 on Barnes St. next to ACE Hardware, Nags Head Town Park is a quaint little park that sits adjacent to Nags Head Woods. This park offers a large field for all activities as well as a playground. In addition to the park and playground, there are hiking trails that lead in to Nags Head Woods from the park.

Nags Head Soccer Complex

Located at milepost 10 on West Satterfield Landing. This is a large complex containing soccer fields, covered picnic shelter, and rest rooms. The is used for soccer in the fall and lacrosse in the spring. The Harvey Soundside Park, located at 6912 S. Croatan Highway (Mile Post 16), sits on the shores of the beautiful Roanoke Sound. The facility has a covered shelter, a bathroom, and a grill.

Harvey Soundside Park- Located at 6912 S. Croatan Highway (Mile Post 16), sits on the shores of the beautiful Roanoke Sound. The facility has a covered shelter, a bathroom, and a grill. Take in the beautiful sound views!

Whalebone Park

Built in 2013, this park is located at milepost 16.5 directly across the street from the Jennette's Pier in Nags Head. The park is equipped with a playground as well as a shaded picnic area.