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Russell Fields City Pier

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Address: 12213 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413
Phone Number: (850) 233-5080
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Beautiful view!

This was my first visit to the pier. The pier is for anglers, people watching, and taking in the view! This will be one of my first stops during my next visit. This place has... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This was my first visit to the pier. The pier is for anglers, people watching, and taking in the view! This will be one of my first stops during my next visit. This place has ample parking, a gift shop, and restrooms.

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Fort Thomas, Kentucky
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

My teenagers wanted to do some fishing while on spring break. Got the gear rental from Half Hitch, right around the corner from the pier ticket office. Had fun even though we didn't catch a thing.

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London, Kentucky
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We were here in late March/early April, 2015. I am an amateur photographer and enjoy trying to get the best shot/view/picture possible. My husband and two college age girls walked the pier and took awesome pictures at sunset. There are so many people fishing and catching the big fish. I really enjoyed the time on the pier and will treasure... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
13 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

this pier goes WAY out into the ocean..lots of fishermen there catching fish.. can see rays swimming around under the pier

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Marietta, Georgia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

It was poring down rain, so we put on our rain jackets and walked the pier, we were the only people on the pier! It was like our private oasis!

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Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We really liked seeing all the pictures of large fish and sharks that were caught at the pier, quite stunning. When we visited, the sun was setting which made for a great backdrop to some family photos. We also were lucky enough to watch a young man as he tired out a giant fish on his reel, really neat.

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Forsyth, Georgia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

wow.. love it and the fishing , although i think it should be free, to walk on ! and the people fishing should be regulated better with what they catch and what they do with their catch !

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Tallahassee, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I saw people fishing, but I walked there to enjoy the view from the pier and to take pictures. I ended up under the pier taking pictures, visiting with enjoyable adult as and children and building a sandcastle. I loved being under the pier and was overwhelmed with childhood memories from my youth, but also enjoyed the improvements exciting water... More 

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Evansville, Indiana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

great way to view sea life from above the gulf and watch or fish from the pier. Cost only $2.00 for the entire day and you can leave and come back

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Denham Springs, Louisiana
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45 reviews 45 reviews
11 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

This pier provides great views of the beach, marine life and sunsets. We walked the pier after dinner and it was a lot of fun, I highly recommend it!

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