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Jennette's Pier

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We enjoyed walking out on this historic pier. It is quite a long pier and gives a nice view of the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Winnabow, North Carolina
NC Nags Head Jennette Pier January 2019

After returning from Ocracoke Island, I drove to Jennette pier. There is a nice small fish... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
The Villages, Florida
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed walking out on this historic pier. It is quite a long pier and gives a nice view of the beaches and ocean. It was also fun to see the fishermen. The cost is $2 person (adult). We also enjoyed the large aquariums inside...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After returning from Ocracoke Island, I drove to Jennette pier. There is a nice small fish aquarium inside the main building. It was interesting to read the history outside and left that a turn of the century ship was uncovered in hurricane, lifted up and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Dreamersdoit1
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a terrific place. The staff was very helpful and friendly. The pier and surrounding are was very clean and prices were quite reasonable. Can't wait to go back.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jdgarrish
Reviewed 1 week ago

By far one of the best places to the Nags Head gear. Next to one of the most popular sections of beach as well.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Crysti F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I walked to Jeanette’s pier from our rented beach house about a quarter mile away. The weather was sunny but windy. The temp was about 85-90 degrees . My friend and I paid the money to walk out onto the pier and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank X7207QCkims
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We paid $2 each to walk out onto the pier. (Rates vary according to the activity you choose.) The entire facility is very well maintained and sells fishing supplies, snacks, and has a gift shop. There are also aquariums and restrooms. Signs along the pier...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Melaney68
Reviewed 12 December 2018

What a fun little gem! Fish tanks are incredible! Gift shop has a variety of original gifts. Nice little spot to duck into while enjoying a walk on the beach

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bertandenieusa
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Interesting walk out on the pier. Cost $2.00 and for a fee you can rent fishing gear. The day we visited was very windy and cold but an awesome sight with the waves all around underneath. A worthwhile stop and there is free beach access...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank davidmS14SE
Reviewed 17 November 2018

Small fee to get on the pier itself, access to the main building with gift shop, fish tanks, and restrooms is free. Fishing licences and gear for sale. Much cleaner establishment than other similar piers in the area. Decent gift shop also has some snacks,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank gordonsmc
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Doesn't matter if you are an avid fisherman or not... This is a great pier to visit. Take a walk out, see the fishing activity, see dolphins, sea birds, etc. View native saltwater fishes in the aquarium and check out the interactive displays, learn a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank thetackleboxnc
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mike m
31 July 2018|
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Response from mike m |
Wow. Fishing without smoking and drinking. Doesn’t sound good
Miriam P
25 July 2018|
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Response from Lnh57 | Reviewed this property |
Read on their website that pets are not allowed.
2 July 2018|
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Response from Sue N | Reviewed this property |
There's not a person to actually clean your fish, but there are some stations where you can do it.