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Kure Beach Fishing Pier

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  • Amenities
  • Visitors can walk along or fish off of the 711 foot pier, as well as buy tackle, bait, rod and reel combos, or enjoy visiting the nearby seasonal concession stand that even has ice cream, an arcade, and souvenir area. This family-friendly, no-alcohol-allowed pier gives kids of all ages the chance to see miles of coastline. Bait Shop and Store traditionally operates from April 1st until Thanksgiving Sunday, no fishing license is required to fish off of the pier, but there is a nominal fee involved to be allowed to do so. Pier access is free year round to those not fishing, but interested in a spectacular ocean view.


  • General Info
    General Info
    • Credit Cards Accepted:
    • Hours of Operation: Store and Office Open Seasonally 24/7 from the Good Friday before Easter Weekend until the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Pier open for spectators other times.
    • Admission: Free for Spectators | Nominal fee to fish from the pier.
    • Additional Information: Hours and prices subject to change without notice