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While visiting Sandbridge for the first time we were able to go out on the pier to watch some... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Peggy C
Marshall, Virginia
Great place to catch a big one

The staff is helpful. The pier is in a great location. There are great little shops at the... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

It's always fun to do a little fishin! When you have kids, it's even better if there is more to do. Little Island Park is where you have to park and walk through to get to the Sandbridge Island pier. They have a huge playground...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

Son has second home at sandbridge. Beautiful place, peaceful and relaxing. It is not far from Williamsburg

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Robert D
Reviewed 27 September 2018

While visiting Sandbridge for the first time we were able to go out on the pier to watch some fishing..... nice visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Peggy C
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

If you are new to Virginia Beach this is a gem of a park that is a must to come and check out with the family. If your already a resident and never been you've missed out on one of the cities best! Sandbridge a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

The staff is helpful. The pier is in a great location. There are great little shops at the entrance to the pier with lovely staff. The fishing is good during the day.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lcoblentz1310
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Wish I had found this place sooner,because we' ve been missing out. The Fishing Pier is great!(bring your own gear),beach to swim,playground for the kids,picnic tables,bath houses. Generous parking. Handicapped parking in 1st row. Friendly employees with answers to my questions. Beautiful coastline...

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ShirlC73
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Sandbridge beach is the destination that locals go when they want to spend a day at the beach. Fewer crowds than the Virginia Beach beachfront and a more 'laid back' environment. Backed up against Back Bay Wildlife Preserve, it is as close as you can...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Bob H
Reviewed 3 July 2018

We were here at the perfect time - dusk, uncrowded beach, people fishing off the pier. My kids were swimming in the water when my daughter thought she saw a shark - or maybe it was a dolphin...? It was about 15 feet away from...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank sourdoughgirl
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I decided to take a ride and explore the neighborhood a little because it was a cool, rainy/cloudy day, not a beach/pool day. Needless to say we were glad the day turned out the way it did. We came across this beautiful...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank yogi329
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I wanted to try a new place at Virginia Beach, as the bridge tunnel and Lynnhaven piers were closed when I visited. I fished right before and during low tide. I would not recommend fishing there during low tide. The water is extremely shallow, and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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15 October 2018|
Response from Stubtail304 | Reviewed this property |
No you do not need a license. As long as you pay to fish off a pier, you are good to go.
Tonya L
21 June 2017|
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Response from Ron B | Reviewed this property |
A license for large scale crabbing is necessary; however, recreational crabbing does not require a license. You can catch up to a bushel with no license. There are other exemptions. Using Google, if you search for Virginia... More
18 June 2017|
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Response from Ron B | Reviewed this property |
I haven't seen many. You may want to try at the Lynnhaven pier. I've seen them caught there.