Galveston's 61st Street Fishing Pier, Galveston

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Observation Deck · Hidden Gem · Pier / Boardwalk
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  • This is a fishing pier. It's not a pier to just enjoy the view without doing any fishing. To get on the pier costs you $12. Fishing persons are not required to wear a mask while fishing, but they...  more »
  • Went to Galveston for a mini vacation and my friend and I checked this place out because it looked like a bar. We read the signs at the front of the pier and we didn't see any names but it did say...  more »
  • Great place to fish! If u get there early you can get a good spot. Sometimes it gets to crowded and they will cast over your lines.. but other than that good views and great Margaritas!
  • My son fished off this per with his dad from 11:30 p.m. to 3:30 a.m. They had such a blast. They caught fish consistently all night. The staff was friendly and helpful. My boys are novices at fishing and the people on the pier we're also super helpful and nice. It has a community vibe. It costs less than $20 to fish off the pier plus the cost to rent rods and buy bait at the shop. They wound up spending less than $50 total for a really good time.
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