CAROLINA BEACH, NC (WECT) - Start 2017 off on the right foot.
Across North Carolina, parks are encouraging everyone to take a hike on New Year's Day.
In Carolina Beach, the First Day Hike will start at 2 p.m. on Jan. 1 with hikers meeting at Sugarloaf Trailhead at the Marina.
The walk will be about two miles to Sugarloaf Dune.
Reservations are required. Call 910-458-8206 to reserve your spot.