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Jennette's Pier

7223 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9129
+1 252-255-1501
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Hours Today: 5:00 am - 12:00 am
7223 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9129
+1 252-255-1501
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had wanted to visit here since a previous trip to the area. We found the inside of the building very nice with great exhibits, but when we wanted to walk out onto the pier, we were told that we would both have to pay,...More

Thank Jim V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always a fun place to hang out even if you don't fish! The staff is friendly and helpful. It's a must do year round!

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For a small fee you can fish all day, or for a contribution you can take a walk to the end of the pier. It is very clean and well run.

Thank VAFamilyof5
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Even though we don't normally fish, this pier is pretty cool. Check out the mini-aquarium inside and read the story of the pier outside. It features a nice bathhouse and gift shop and is a good way to support the excellent NC Aquarium system.

Thank CatherineHW80
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Pay a few dollars and walk out on the pier and watch the folks fishing. There are also some exhibits in the building and aquariums too.

Thank Virginiatravel1
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Beautiful pier - enjoyed reading the history and the educational features We walked it during the day and again at night !

Thank thefranklins2014
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Nice long walk on the beach and had to visit the pier. A lot of friendly people fishing. Fun & interesting.

Thank Audrey W
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I really enjoyed Jennette's Pier. Parking is free and I think the admission was $2.00 plus tax, well worth it. If you enjoy photography or people watching, there are many subjects to take pictures of. I enjoyed watching the Surfers and people just fishing. There...More

Thank C M
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The beach and the view from the pier are beautiful. We loved the small aquarium inside and learning about waves and some of the local animals. Fun place to visit while in the area

Thank AlisafromNJ
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Great place to catch waves! I’m pretty novice but I saw plenty of guys and gals ripping. Me not so much. Gotta get my yoga on and I’ll be back to shred.

Thank William C
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26 April 2017|
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Response from lisacjohnson | Reviewed this property |
No you have to reel up your catch to get it in a net
Spencer K
14 October 2016|
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Response from Joseph N | Reviewed this property |
Sure. Just don't get caught drinking it.
5 August 2016|
Response from CIndyCsml | Reviewed this property |
That we don't know as never did that, and we've had our little beach box since 87. Go to Fish Heads at Outer Banks Pier