Jennette's Pier is open year round.
Hours of Operation 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Starting Tuesday, Sept. 8 thru Sunday, Sept. 13, the Pier Shop will operate from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Beginning Monday. Sept. 14 the Pier Shop will close until the spring.
Dec. thru March 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Nov. and April 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day
Jennette's Pier is located on the oceanfront at milepost 16.5 of Nags Head in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. When you're getting close, just look for the wind turbines.
GPS: 35.910 N, 75.596 W
From Hampton Roads, Va. take VA-168 South continuing onto NC-168 South/Caratoke Hwy. Continue onto US-158 East (By-Pass) on the Outer Banks. After passing Tanger Outlet Mall take a left on East Gray Eagle Street then a right onto NC-12 (Beach Road). Jennette's Pier will be on the left.
From Raleigh, take US-64 East to Nags Head. Continue on US-64 East to NC-12/South Virginia Dare Trail (Beach Road). Jennette's Pier will be on the right.
From Hatteras Island, take NC-12 north to Whalebone Junction. At the light, turn right onto NC-12/South Virginia Dare Trail (Beach Road). Jennette's Pier will be on the right. (Photo by Steve Fowler)