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Russell Fields City Pier

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Address: 12213 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32407-3407
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Nice beach

Good for people and pets. Pets on one side and people only on the other. Across from pier park " great shopping". Also, restrooms, eats and cool drinks of all kinds, also can... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Fred S
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Panama City Beach, Florida
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Panama City Beach, Florida
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25 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good for people and pets. Pets on one side and people only on the other. Across from pier park " great shopping". Also, restrooms, eats and cool drinks of all kinds, also can fish off go pier ( small fee to go out on Pier). I must see place

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Thank Fred S
Middletown
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best fishing places I've ever been to. The staff is friendly and helpful. I got a 36 pound King Mackerel last year.

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1 Thank James G
Massachusetts
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77 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pier reaches 1/4 mile out into the ocean and is a great spot to experience the ocean far out. You have a perspective of the shoreline like no other. Enjoyed the beautiful blue of the water the day we went there. Several people fishing. We paid $3. for a one time entrance but if you are staying in the... More 

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1 Thank Rempt2
Panama City Beach, Florida
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is great for parking at Pier Park and just walking out on the pier. The fishing is good. No license required. You can rent fishing poles and buy bait at the Half-Hitch store next to the pier.

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1 Thank safetybob41
Benton, Kentucky
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35 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

they have a restaurant,vending machines also takes credit cards,they usually takes dollar bills and coins

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Thank mcalpin8417
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26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whether fishing or just walking the pier, this is a great place to fish or hang out. At night the shark fishermen are out and if you want an adrenaline rush, just hang out and hope they hook up!

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Thank Gregory M
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Very nice pier. Clean restrooms before entering, great views, and pier was cleaner than some I have been on. Thought it was a little higher priced for a pier, but would still go again.

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Thank Candice T
Knoxville, Tennessee
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28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

The pier is beautiful and is a place you definitely need to visit if you're in the area. It has amazing views and is a great place to walk around, take pictures, and relax. There is an entry fee, but it's worth it. This was one of my favorite stops from our vacation.

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Thank icapturethecastle93
Leander, Texas
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18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

This is one of the nicest piers I have been on, worth the $3 to visit. Went out early one morning and lot of people already fishing. Next day went out in the evening to enjoy the sunset and it was beautiful. Did not see many fish being caught but the people fishing were very friendly. A must visit while... More 

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Thank roadmaster2016
Louisville, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Good place to get some saltwater fishing in. Can rent poles or bring your own. Have seen every thing from sail fish to sharks caught off the pier. Also a great place to see a sunset or view marine life.

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