Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Nags Head, NC

There’s 1 dog friendly hiking trail in Nags Head, and 3 more nearby. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Nags Head.

Pet Friendly Bodie Island Light Station
Bodie Island Light Station Bodie Island Light Station is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome to join their owners in the grounds of this historic lighthouse. Dogs are not allowed inside anymore, despite the lighthouse once being the stomping ground of a Chesapeake Bay Retriever named Chess who used to climb the tower every day with his owner, the last civilian-era keeper of the lighthouse. See Details
Pet Friendly Wright Brothers National Memorial
Wright Brothers National Memorial Bring your leashed pup to the Wright Brothers National Memorial and see the site of the first successful airplane flights. While there, you can fly kites, visit the beginning and end locations of the first flight, see the reconstructed 1903 camp buildings, and visit the Wright Brothers National Monument. Dogs must be leashed at all times and are not permitted to enter any building. See Details
The Duck Trail The Duck Trail is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome to join their owners on this meandering 6 mile pathway through the popular town of Duck in the Outer Banks. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind by pups and to keep them leashed on the trail. See Details
Sweetgum Swamp To Blueberry Ridge Trail Sweetgum Swamp To Blueberry Ridge Trail is pet-friendly. This loop trail is just under 3.5 miles in length and is rated as moderately difficult. During spring, dogs will have the chance to stop and sniff the wildflowers that line the trail. Dog owners are reminded to clean up any mess that is left behind by pups. See Details