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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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  • Average7%
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7223 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9129
+1 252-255-1501
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We came to this pier to watch ou 11yr old grandson compete in the east coast surfing championships. This week were awesome waves! Great area, great time. Best ever!!

Thank Meri T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The staff are all very nice and helpful. The views were great for the surfing competition that was going on the week we were in town September 2017.

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The building at Jennette's Pier was very nice. It had decent restrooms, a small aquarium, small gift shop, water bottle filling station and probably other things that I didn't even notice. We went specifically to fish! Unfortunately the fish were not biting that particular day,...More

Thank Joyce C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Free parking, small aquarium, overpriced gift shop, nice views of the beach. $2/person to walk on the pier, pass good until midnight of the day of purchase. Was not happy to see signs telling me I could not carry my legal, concealed firearm onto the...More

Thank FlyingHistory
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jennette's Pier is always a nice place to visit while in the Outerbanks. The pier has a gift shop as well as a fishing center. They also have great displays and clean restrooms.

Thank Tracey J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting displays, especially about the history of the pier. Good education displays for children. Everyone here focused on keeping the turtles safe. Lots of information on how to help.

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 1 week ago

A long pier with quite a history! Educational programs for children and adults; add you name to the pier, helps the Educational programs;buy a rod/reel/bait while there if you want to fish.

Thank NNKVirginia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This pier is very nice. It has a small aquarium and tourist items to purchase. With a family of four children there are cheaper and easier places to fish from on the Outer Banks. If you are visiting it just to walk out and look...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a state park site with a small aquarium, gift shop and fishing pier. If you want to walk out on a pier this is fine. We do not fish so for us it was merely a chance to visit a local attraction. Nice...More

Thank hawaiiansurf8
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice fishing pier with clean restrooms and a gift area. There s fee to walk out on to the pier just to look around. Fishing is too expensive even with all your own tackle and bait. 12.50 per adult for 24 hours!...More

Thank SandTrippers
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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