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We used this as our turnaround point on the daily walk along the beach. It is a cool lookout & even... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked on this pier today and it had a great view and was clean. They had a nice shop on the... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
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100 Bogue Inlet Dr, Emerald Isle, NC 28594-2701
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All reviews fish observation deck great view bogue inlet no charge sharks swimming shrimp walked out enjoy the view great place spanish mackerel the east coast great staff beautiful ocean people watch love this place lots of fun
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We used this as our turnaround point on the daily walk along the beach. It is a cool lookout & even on windy, rainy days there were several folks enjoying it.

Thank SerenaFM
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We walked on this pier today and it had a great view and was clean. They had a nice shop on the inside. We saw a few people catching fish on our walk down. I haven't fished from it yet but I look forward to...More

Thank elizabethmN7760YT
Reviewed 7 September 2018

If you're anywhere near Emerald Isle, be sure to visit the pier. We saw lots of fish being caught by young, old - all having fun. Also saw jelly fish (ewhh) and two sharks. Definitely worth the short walk to get out and have another...More

Thank Maryann H
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Free entry unless you're fishing. Parking was free when we went as well. It's a pier, so you probably wouldn't spend too much time there unless you're fishing.

Reviewed 29 August 2018

The pier is a great place to visit even if you don't fish. My husband and I stopped here for a walk on the pier one morning during our visit to NC. It's clean and easy to access even with a stroller or a wheelchair/scooter....More

Thank Wendy D
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We went out to the pier just for a walk and it was a great experience. Lots of people catching fish and we were lucky enough to see a Navy Destroyer not too far off the pier, a must do.

Thank BetterTogether224
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Took my son fishing for the day on the pier. We had to rent rods, rigs, bait etc. It wasnt expensive at all and the staff were super friendly. What a great day fishing!!

Thank davidrun1525
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Although we didn't catch much, it was a pretty clean and safe place to fish all night. Price to fish wasn't bad at all. My only complaint is the owners should go through at least every other day to hose down the rails due to...More

Thank christinan474
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed enjoyed watching the fishermen and surfers. Great view from the pier. We ate lunch at the Cafe. Food was good but a little expensive.

Thank grandnaw
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Came here with my husband during our vacation and walked the pier after lunch at the adjoining restaurant. Wonderful part of our day

Thank B K
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Teresa G
2 May 2018|
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Response from Vanessa-Turista | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know you have to bring your own fishing equipment and there’s a store you walk through that sells anything else you would need! It s a pretty spot.
Gregory S
14 February 2018|
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Response from Lester E | Reviewed this property |
it is free now. It is 15 dollars on weekends but you get it back if your fishing.
Anna W
15 September 2017|
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Response from Joshua A | Reviewed this property |
All prices are rather reasonable