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Address: Padre Balli Park, Corpus Christi, TX
Phone Number: (361)949-8558
Activities: Fishing
Description: Pier that is open to the public 24 hours a day for fishing

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This was a pretty place to come to. I loved that you could fish off this pier. I find it funny though that you have to pay to be on the pier. Everyone there was friendly and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2015
Hannah P
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Casper, Wyoming
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Tacoma, Washington
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72 reviews 72 reviews
16 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

The pier costs $2 to enter and is fun to see fish being caught and surfers doing their thing. Grab a bruger and a beer at Mikel May's at the beginning of the pier. Delicious.

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Casper, Wyoming
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

This was a pretty place to come to. I loved that you could fish off this pier. I find it funny though that you have to pay to be on the pier. Everyone there was friendly and seemed to be having a good time with there families.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

So much potential!!!! dont know why there arent more communities and businesses involved here... the one restaurant that is there is very generic and out dated...

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Not expensive and staff helpful. Sell all you need for a days fishing. Parking right next door and free.

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Austin, Texasu
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

A great place to sit and relax, have a drink. Love the live music! Been here several times, I have yet to have a bad experience!

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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Well I went fishing while others were catching fish I on the other hand was being skunked. Finally I felt a tug and sealed it in. To my surprise I snagged sea weed and in it a seahorse. For fishing its fun on the pier beach family fun is there too. Beaches are packed down right now so driving on... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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40 reviews 40 reviews
25 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This is a pretty beach, mainly, in my opinion, because there seems to be a bit more wildlife --and the area around it is not as commercial. But when bigger crowds of people come here, it can really get really trashy and with gross trash too. That is why I took off a star. So if you are coming in... More 

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Omro, Wisconsin
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

This would be a great place to fish. You must pay a fee per pole and to fish but it's a nice walk out to the end and fishing would be great. Unfortunately it was cold and rainy when we were there so we didn't walk out to the end. There is a restaurant on the pier that has good... More 

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I love Bob Hall Pier! They have free parking and it is asphalt so no getting stuck in the sand. There are picnic tables with tops and trash cans to leave your leftover trash in before leaving. The beach is raked daily(usually) as long as the seasonal seaweed isn't washing in. I usually find whole sand dollars washed up on... More 

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Vonore, Tennessee
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43 reviews 43 reviews
19 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Nice long pier, good for fishing. There is a fee to go out onto the pier but the beach below is free. There is an undertow so be aware in you go into the water near the pier. There are picnic tables on the beach, restrooms and plenty of parking. Enjoy

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