Pet Friendly Outer Banks Activities

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Outer Banks dog parks!

Currituck Heritage Park located in Corolla, NC is a great place to picnic with the entire family. Massive live oak trees  Pet friendly Outer Banks vacation rentals provide the perfect canopy for a leisurely afternoon.  Dogs must be on a leash.

Wright Brothers National Memorial is the official site of Orville and Wilbur Wright’s first powered flight. Make a stop in the Visitor’s Center and you’ll see a full scale replica of the 1903 plane. Don’t miss the granite Wright monument atop Kill Devil Hill or the reconstruction of the Wright Brothers’ 1903 camp. Pets must remain on a leash no longer than 6’ in length.

Jockey’s Ridge State Park in Nags Head, NC offers expansive open dunes as well as wildlife trails and picnic areas. Pets must be on a leash no longer than 6’ long. Remember that the sand (no matter where you go), is 15-20 degrees hotter than the air temperature.


Fort Raleigh National Historic Site on Roanoke Island is the first English settlement in the America’s and the location of the Lost Colony founded by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1587.

Roanoke Island Festival Park on Roanoke Island features an exact replica of the Elizabeth II, the 16th centrury ship that brought over the first colonists from England in 1587. Festival Park hosts numerous summer events such as concerts, art shows and more!  Dogs are welcomed but must be leashed and are only permitted on walkways.

Cape Hatteras National Seashore is one of the most dog friendly beaches on the Outer Banks. Dogs must be kept on a leash no longer than 6’ in length while in the park. There are miles of beautiful beaches to explore.

Pet Parties on the OBX

Salty Paws Biscuits
Offers your family friend fresh baked treats that contain no added salt, no byproducts, no artificial flavorings or preservatives. They are baked right in store. Salty Paws offers a variety of biscuits including diabetic, allergy friendly and low fat. 

Outer Banks vacations aren't just for human anymore! You and your furry friend will enjoy this shopping experience. Pawgaritaville parties, bandannas (join the bandanna of the month club) and more! Located on Roanoke Island you and your family friend will love this one of a kind shop.

Outer Barks
Located in Duck, NC Outer Barks offers a large selection of unique gifts and supplies for every dog lover. Weekly “Yappy Happy Hour” and “Barker Brunch”.  Humans welcome to accompany their canine friends to all events!

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