Sunday, February 27, 2022

Pet-Friendly Adventure Awaits in the OBX Town of Kill Devil Hills, NC

Wright Brothers National Memorial
Kill Devil Hills, NC
The Town of Kill Devil Hills, NC, is the fifth community from the northernmost portion of the Outer Banks peninsula, designated as "E" on the Pampered Pets Guide, Outer Banks Map.

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The Town of Kill Devil Hills, NC, boasts 29 Public "Shoreline Accesses." Some of these beach access points are walkovers, and parking is available at a number of these oceanfront access points. In addition, there are two permanent Restroom Facilities, located at Prospect Ave. and Ocean Bay Blvd. other access areas may have portable facilities during the summer months. 


The Town of Kill Devil Hills has compiled a map of all East Side (Atlantic Ocean) oceanfront access points. The map also lists four West Side (Sound Side) access points. One of the sound side access points is a boat ramp located on Dock St. owned and maintained by the NC Wildlife Service.


For a complete listing of all public waterfront access points in the Town of Kill Devil Hills, NC, please see: https://www.kdhnc.com/673/Ocean-Accesses-and-Amenities-Map


Leash laws in the Town of Kill Devil Hill, NC state: Dogs are not permitted on the beaches between Memorial Day and Labor Day between the hours of 9 AM and 6 PM, except those aiding a disabled person. Leash law requires dogs to be leashed year-round.


Driving on the beach in the Town of Kill Devil Hills is allowed from October 1st of each year thru April 30th with the purchase of a Temporary (up to 14 days) or Seasonal beach driving permit to be placed in the driver's side windshield. 


Kill Devil Hills beach driving permits are recognized by the Town of Nags Head, NC, and vice versa. So, you will only need one beach driving permit to access both the Town of Kill Devil Hills & the Town of Nags Head oceanfront driving points. In addition, there is 15  https://www.kdhnc.com/677/Beach-Access-Maps-for-Vehicles


For information on how and where to get your Kill Devil Hills beach driving permit, please see: https://www.kdhnc.com/675/Instructions-for-Getting-A-Beach-Driving


There is a Dog Park in Kill Devil Hills, NC, part of Aviation Park; The Paws Park requires that all dogs wear a collar with a valid rabies tag. There is no registration, and this dog park is free and open to the public. The Paws Park has three areas, large dogs, small dogs, and senior and special needs dogs. Please see The Paws Park Rules.


The Paws Park (across from First Flight High School)

103 Veterans Drive

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948


In addition to the Atlantic Oceanfront & The Paws Park, The Town of Kill Devil Hills is the location of other Pet-Friendly Attractions.


 Wright Brothers National Memorial

1000 N Croatan Hwy

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948

(252) 441-7430

Home of the first flight, the birth of Aviation. Leashed pets are welcome on the grounds but not inside buildings. Leashes can not exceed six feet in length.

"Can I visit with my pet?" video by Wright Brothers National Memorial



The Nature Conservancy, Nags Head Woods Preserve

701 Ocean Acres Dr.

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948

(252) 441-2525

Dogs are allowed on four of the eight trails, please see the below article for more info.

Leashed pets are also allowed on the Nags Head Woods Preserve lightly traveled road. Pets are not allowed inside buildings. Leashes are required with no length requirement.

"Outer Banks Extreme Landscape, Oceanfront to Wooded Wonderland"

 



Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce
101 Town Hall Drive
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27048
(252) 441-8144


Pet Supplies in Kill Devil Hills, NC


Dollar Tree  

2014 S Croatan Highway

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948..............................252-573-6096


Food Lion

1720 N Croatan Hwy

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948................................252-480-1016


Harris Teeter

2012 S Croatan Hwy

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948.................................252-449-9191


Publix Super Market at First Flight Square

1530 N Croatan Hwy

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948..................................252-255-5006


The Holistic Pet Shop & School For Dogs 

3105 N Croatan Hwy

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948..................................252-449-0331



Kill Devil Hills, NC Pet Sitters & Pet Boarding


The Holistic Pet Shop & School For Dogs 

3105 N Croatan Hwy

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948................................................252-449-0331



Pet Grooming in Kill Devil Hills, NC


Grateful Dawg Grooming, LLC

1001 S. Croatan Hwy, Suite C

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948...............................................(252) 715-4254



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Town of Kill Devil Hills, please see 





Kill Devil Hills, NC Pet-Friendly Hotels, Motels & Inns


Comfort Inn On The Ocean

1601 S Virginia Dare Trail

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27959................................................252-441-6333


John Yancey Inn

2009 S Virginia Dare Trail

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948..................................................252-441-7141


Outer Banks Motor Lodge

1509 S Virginia Dare Trail

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948...................................................252-441-7404


Quality Inn Carolina Oceanfront

104 N Virginia Dare Trail

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948....................................................252-480-2600


Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Nags Head Oceanfront

1707 Virginia Dare Trail

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948....................................................252-441-2151


See Sea Motel

1234 S. Virginia Dare Trail

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948...................................................888-215-6768


Travelodge by Wyndham Outer Banks / Kill Devil Hills

804 N Virginia Dare Trail, NC-12

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948....................................................252-256-7661



Kill Devil Hills, NC Pet-Friendly Beach Home Vacation Rentals 


First Flight Rentals

102 W Airstrip Rd

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948.....................................................252-489-4747


Sun Realty

1500 S Croatan Hwy

Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948.....................................................252-441-7033

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