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The ocean spray and cool breeze were wonderful

We walked the pier at night, inhaling the salt air, enjoying the breeze and he spray, watching and... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
CCSWebWeaver
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Springfield, Missouri
Nice Walk, Even on a Cold Windy Day

This is a fishing pier, and we weren't fishing, just sightseeing after lunch at Jimmy's, where we... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2018
CajunIrish
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Houston, Texas
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Oct 29, 2018
“The ocean spray and cool breeze were wonderful”
Jan 10, 2018
“Nice Walk, Even on a Cold Windy Day”
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

We called into the shop to get a tee shirt and as a result got onto the pier for free ( normally $3). Nice walk out to the end and great views of the sea front. Saw two red drums caught, one about 28 inches...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

We walked the pier at night, inhaling the salt air, enjoying the breeze and he spray, watching and hearing the waves crashing continuously against the rocks and pier supports. People were fishing and catching a variety of fish and aquatic creatures. Peaceful and relaxing, the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

To sit and have a drink overlooking the pier is fantastic. However our first visit we had breakfast an omelette with beans and a crab Benedict 2 coffees and an OJ $40

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rachael P
Reviewed September 19, 2018

they gave us ideas for the next time we are in galveston in fishing with our family.! down to earth people. thanks so much

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank baileymichelle147
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Although I do not do a lot of fishing when I am in Galveston I love going out to the end of the Pier and watch the waves roll in and occassionally some fish jumping high out of the water.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank marybI3843VP
Reviewed January 10, 2018

This is a fishing pier, and we weren't fishing, just sightseeing after lunch at Jimmy's, where we received a free wristband to go out on the rest of the pier. It was a nice walk, and fun watching people catching a few little trout. We...More

Date of experience: December 2017
3  Thank CajunIrish
Reviewed June 28, 2017

There were a lot of people there. Most were fishing, Most hadnt caught any fish. The fish that I saw that were caught were on the smallish side.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed June 19, 2017

My grandfather and I have been to this pier multiple times and we have caught fish almost everytime. We found this pier after I was looking up fishing piers and this one caught my eye because I thought it looked nicer than the 61st street...More

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank Sydney D
Reviewed June 14, 2017

The fishermen were catching all sorts from small shark to bigger fish. You could see the dolphins close by as well. Have a meal and walking along the pier is free, well worth it.

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank FangLam
Reviewed May 17, 2017

It's a lot of fun walking out onto the fishing pier. You see the most interesting creatures from the sea and dry land. These guys were catching stingray. In addition, Jimmys on the Pier is located there. It's prettygood and the view is great.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank abriddle4
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Kimberly D
June 16, 2018|
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Response from CajunIrish | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You can buy one on the pier at the store under the restaurant, along with everything else that you need to fish.
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mawmawdonna50
June 24, 2017|
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Response from kellimcclure | Property representative |
$10, with a refundable deposit . Happy Fishing!
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