Beach Access Ramp 34 (Seasonal)

Sanderling runs along the surf on the beach
Sanderling searching for food

Quick Facts
Avon, NC
Beach Access Off-Road Vehicle Route

Beach/Water Access, Bicycle - Rack, Historical/Interpretive Information/Exhibits, Recycling

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Beach Access Ramp 34 provides year-round pedestrian access to the beaches north of the village of Avon, North Carolina, as well in front of the village. Seasonally (October 15 -April 14), this ramp provides off-road vehicle access to the beaches in front of the village of Avon.

There is an off-road vehicle ramp and a pedestrian boardwalk that lead out to the beach. The parking lot can accommodate nineteen vehicles.

Off-road Vehicle Use

For beaches open to off-road-vehicle use, an off-road vehicle permit is required. Annual permits (from date of purchase) are $120 and 10-day permits are $50. Vehicles must be licensed, insured and registered; you must present your driver's license and vehicle registration. Permits must be purchased online at 


Cape Hatteras National Seashore

Last updated: March 18, 2021