Beach Access Ramp 70

The entrance to ramp 70 off of NC-12
Ramp 70

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Ocracoke, NC
Beach Off-Road Vehicle Route

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

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Near the Ocracoke Airstrip, this ramp provides both year round off-road vehicle and pedestrian access to beaches on either side of the ramp. Any vehicles accessing the beach require an off-road vehicle permit.

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