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Gulf State Park Fishing Pier

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Address: 20115 State Highway 135, Gulf Shores, AL 36542
Phone Number: 251-948-7275
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Best fishing around. You can catch, spanish mackeral, flounder, king mackeral, specs. and all kinds other fish. The people are so nice helpful.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2015
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Salisbury, North Carolina
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Salisbury, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

Best fishing around. You can catch, spanish mackeral, flounder, king mackeral, specs. and all kinds other fish. The people are so nice helpful.

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Carthage, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

The pier is very long and has rest rooms and food is served. We saw a large shark and a sea turtle while we were out there.

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Brampton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

I love coming here to walk around and watch the locals fish when we visit Orange Beach. You see some really interesting things when you come here!

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Cedarburg, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

The fishing pier is a very nice attraction. It gives you a different view of Gulf Shores and it allows you to view the water from a different perspective.

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Bon Secour, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

Love the Pelicans and really miss ?Kim because she cared about her job and the folks coming to fish and loved the Pelicans, was always helped them, at night being up there you can see the Sharks in the water scary, and the beautiful sun sets!

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Joplin Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

We spent a couple hours on the pier. The $3 entry fee was well worth the 'entertainment' value of watching 'deep sea' fishing from the pier. The pier was clean, including the restrooms. Not only do you have beautiful views of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, you get to share the excitement of 'the catch'. We saw fishing techniques, and... More 

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Indianapolis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

I see a lot of reviews that complain about having to pay; however, when you consider the rebuilding that had to be done, I think it was worth it. Saw some cool ocean life, including a few sharks, lots of jelly fish, and other fish. We would like to go back and fish for the day but didn't have time... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

This was a very neat venture to do while visiting Gulf Shores. We were able to see many different types of birds and then also jellies, fish, the occasional dolphin and shark. We were able to sit on a bench at the end of the pier and watch all the fishermen get excited about their most recent catch. It was... More 

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Stillwater, Oklahoma, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

minimal charge. worth the money to get to walk out over water. watched shark fishing for a long time. Fun to watch the shark fight the poll. Gulf Shores State Park is a wonderful place.

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Newport, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Beautiful view of the ocean. You can fish off of the pier if you would like. We liked being able to watch the Dolphins play.

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