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Address: 112 S Shore Dr, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6670
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Fun to watch the fisherman

With $1 entrance fee (and kids under 10 free) it's a good cheap attraction. There are lots of local fisherman pulling up everything from sharks and rays to mullets. Fun to fish or... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
sarawhite
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Bellingham, WA
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Bellingham, WA
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39 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

With $1 entrance fee (and kids under 10 free) it's a good cheap attraction. There are lots of local fisherman pulling up everything from sharks and rays to mullets. Fun to fish or just go and watch.

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Thank sarawhite
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4 reviews
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Only one dollar per person! Free parking. Nice gift shop and fishing supplies. Quaint porch with sitting area. Great views for sunset.

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Michigan
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14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 March 2017

It was fun standing out over the water in the sun watching the surfers and the folks catching fish. Nice time.

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Thank liveagainrvl
Troy, Ohio
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14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The pier is amazing especially during sunset! It's neat to go there during the day to watch people fish off it too!

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Thank Christina B
Fall Branch, Tennessee
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33 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I always visit the pier when make the trip to Surf City. Its usually good fishing and not too crowded, unless there are kings running!

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Thank Matt W
Wilmington, Ohio
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54 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We went to the pier to see the view. Was not disappointed. Lots of people fishing off the pier. Wasn't a bad walk and great view. Could see very far down both sides of the beach. I think it was like $1 to walk out onto the pier. Would recommend if you are in the area.

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Thank crabbytoro
North Topsail Beach, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I was visiting without fishing gear, so I did not fish, but enjoyed walking the pier and spectating. They have fishing gear to rent, and you would be covered under the pier fishing license, but I decided to just watch, At the end of the pier they fish for King fish. Although no one caught one when I was there,... More 

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Miami, Florida
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60 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Always a good time to walk the pier. Cost $1 to sightsee. You enter thru the pier shop and pay your entrance there. Shop is stocked well for the fisherman and for folks just passing thru. Staff are great and so friendly. There are always a good number of folks lined up fishing and enjoying the fresh air. Love it.

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Thank DLC57
Chapel Hill
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Kids love coming to the pier any day. Often they go just to buy ice cream or fried fish sandwich in the shop. There's a little sitting area outside with tables and barstools to eat (often with flies though.) You have to pay $1 (I think) to actually walk out on the pier which isn't bad, but the fishing cost... More 

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Thank TheOlives
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Love the atmosphere here as far as pier goes. Always come and eat breakfast - delicious! Small little "mom and pop" restaurant but good home cooking.

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