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Anniversary Trip

Very pretty pier at sun up and at sundown. Catching fish is fun too. Great pier, wheelchair... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Danielle M
Fishing

What can you say about an old scary fishing pier jutting out into the ocean. Kind of like a ride in... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Jack L
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Carolina Beach, North Carolina
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pretty pier at sun up and at sundown. Catching fish is fun too. Great pier, wheelchair accessible.

Thank Danielle M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This pier is old but still very beautiful. It is hard to believe there is still free entertainment available.

Thank Sun_fun98
Reviewed 11 August 2018

we walked from the boardwalk down to the pier and they had nice lady working there who was very informative and really nice i love walking on the pier it was free

2  Thank jeanettelamm
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

No parking!! Every space was full threatening signs posted all around the area didn’t feel welcome we were staying at the Hampton inn on the ocean in Carolina Beach . Kure beach pier most welcoming

Thank Tarheel52
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Great place for the kids to play and learn how to fish and I always go to walk on the Pier I love to watch the people fish and we take family pictures there

2  Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Went to the pier yesterday and the day before to fish. Didn’t catch a lot of fish but totally enjoyed the atmosphere and the people. My ONLY complaint is smokers. Again, not knocking anyone but I’m allergic to smoke and smoking is everywhere but when...More

2  Thank Julesjulski
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We were walking on Carolina Beach on a beautiful day and the fishing pier gave us a destination. It’s about a 2 mile walk from the Carolina Beach Boardwalk. It’s a lovely walk with your feet in the warm ocean water. Upon arriving at the...More

2  Thank GoLeafs85
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

This pier is the absolute worst. We went today and weren’t allowed off the pier while a group of teenage models had a photo shoot and ridiculous singing. I paid 20$ to fish and use the pier and the staff are rude and act like...More

5  Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 4 March 2018

What can you say about an old scary fishing pier jutting out into the ocean. Kind of like a ride in an old time amusement park !!

1  Thank Jack L
Reviewed 20 November 2017

This a traditional wooden pier. There's no charge if you just want to walk out on to it. Access is via the bait / tackle / souvenir shop. You can hire fishing tackle and I believe there is a charge to fish even if you've...More

1  Thank LiciaW
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James C
2 November 2017|
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Response from colina982 | Reviewed this property |
Hello James, I can't say for sure as I do not remember ever seeing any in the past. Ask before you enter, the guys who work there are very nice.
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Kathie B
4 May 2017|
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Response from gailslist | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a bait shop attached to the pier that has everything you need for a day of fishing off the pier! It is also inside a huge gift shop which features tons of gifts as well as lots of good food as well. This will... More
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Beverly S
9 February 2016|
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