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Address: 41 Fort Pickens Road, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561

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Wonderful View

The pier extends about 1/4 mile into the Gulf and offers a great view of the water and beach. You can see various fish in the water. There are several benches where visitors can... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Pensacola,Fl.
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pier extends about 1/4 mile into the Gulf and offers a great view of the water and beach. You can see various fish in the water. There are several benches where visitors can sit and enjoy the views and the breeze. Delightful! Walk ons pay $1.25. The experience is well worth the cost.

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here before and enjoyed watching people catch fish; this time, the fishing wasn't great but I DID see a lot of really neat wildlife!!! The water was relatively calm and extremely clear, affording good views of all sorts of small to medium sized fish. Also saw a number of sharks, a whole school of dolphins, dozens of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect spot for watching air show...and great sunsets from above or below on beach... too many people though if you are not a people person..but great people watching otherwise.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Like everything else we experienced at Pensacola Beach, the Pier was clean and well maintained. For $1.25 per person, it was an inexpensive time well spent. We sat sharks from the pier and with the Gulf Water being so clear, they were easy to see. It was fun watching all types of fish being caught. Friendly people.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

1400 feet into the Gulf this is one of the best piers in the Panhandle of Florida. Cost $1.25 to walk on the pier and $7 to fish for the day. Down side is no fish cleaning facilities or rest rooms on the pier. If you have to go you're in for a long walk. Up side is the Casino... More 

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Batesville, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

this is a nice pier,people fish from it and the view is awesome because the water is so clear you can usually see jellyfish or stingrays unusual things,also it is just a beautiful walk

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Bremen, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Was very inexpensive to visit. View was exceptional. A lot of fishermen but they did not get in the way of walking.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

It would be nice if the fishing community would be more considerate about two things: 1. Taking up the benches with your coolers and tackle (really, guys??) 2. Tossing your slimy, bleeding catches onto the pier to flop around while they asphyxiate to death and slime up the place. Aside from fisher[wo]men, walking the pier to watch the sunset is... More 

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Decatur, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

a wonderful place to go fishing during the season when the fish run, spring and fall, great time. you can Spanish mackerel, kings, cobia, just need some gotcha lures for the Spanish mackerel

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Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

So much to see in the pier. Great for people watching or spotting sharks, jellyfish and other wildlife. Great view and a beautiful spot to take pictures.

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