Jennette's Pier Pier Rules


By state law no firearms allowed.
No pets allowed in the pier house or on the pier.
Rod limit: two per angler; three for pin-rig fishing.
No balloons or fireworks of any type are allowed on the pier property.
No bicycles or skateboards on pier deck (bike racks are provided at bottom of each ramp).
No spearfishing under the pier per Nags Head Town ordinance.


You must purchase a wristband to fish a pin-rig.
One (1) pin-rig and one (1) jigging rod per person.
Additional rods are $7 each and must be tagged at the counter.
Pin-Rigs are confined to the designated areas at the end of the pier and must be monitored at all times.
Pin-rig fishing until 8 p.m. only.
Bottom-fishing is prohibited beyond the green line before 8 p.m.
Braided line is prohibited on the first 100 yards of fighting rod or anchor rod.
Bait buckets may only be hung from the flare end of the pier and must be monitored at all times.
Balloons are prohibited! Retrievable in-line floats are acceptable.
All baits must be launched from the pier.

Chumming, fish oil slicks and shark-fishing are prohibited!
When an angler is engaged in fighting a fish you must have a wristband to cross beyond the green line.
Benches are for sitting. Please place coolers, tackle boxes, etc. on the deck and behind the green line.
Do not kill or mutilate skates and rays that are not being kept to eat.
This is a family pier. Please keep it clean. Please be respectful and courteous to all other guests.

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