Jekyll Island Fishing Pier - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting

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About Jekyll Island Fishing Pier

The Jekyll Island Fishing Pier, is a beloved spot for fishermen of all skill levels. The pier reaches 800 feet in length and stretches out into the marsh, giving visitors unparalleled access to local wildlife. Early risers and night owls alike can experience the sights and sounds of nature right at the edge of the pier: pelicans soaring above the marsh below, dolphins swimming in the surf nearby, and sheepshead nibbling on baited lines. Fishers can also drop a line from one of several piers.

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Attractions Near Jekyll Island Fishing Pier

Saint Simons Sound

Saint Simons Sound

1.29km from Jekyll Island Fishing Pier

Saint Simons Sound is formed by the Little Saint Simons Island, Saint Simons Island and Sea Island. Situated along the Georgia coast, Saint Simons Sound provides many outdoor activities such as sailing and kayaking. Visitors can explore the local wildlife in its natural habitat or fish for sea bass, red drum, flounder and more. Along with plenty of beaches and parks to explore around Glynn County, visitors also have easy access to amenities like golf courses and shopping areas.

Horton House

Horton House

1.67km from Jekyll Island Fishing Pier

Horton House is a historic site on Riverview Drive in Jekyll Island, Georgia which was originally constructed in 1743 by Major William Horton, a top military aide to General James Oglethorpe. This structure has been meticulously preserved over the past 100 years as an example of coastal Georgia building techniques and as one of the oldest surviving buildings in the state.

Driftwood Beach

Driftwood Beach

1.97km from Jekyll Island Fishing Pier

Driftwood Beach, is a stunningly beautiful stretch of sand that looks like it stepped right out of the pages of a fairy tale. With its miles of driftwood gently sculpted by the waves, it offers a truly unique beach experience with plenty to explore. A favourite spot for outdoor enthusiasts, visitors can traverse its gentle terrain and enjoy activities such as kayaking, swimming, bird watching and stargazing. A popular destination for photographers looking for amazing scenery and perfect sunsets.

Saint Simons Pier

Saint Simons Pier

2.84km from Jekyll Island Fishing Pier

St. Simons Island is a barrier island and census-designated place located on St. Simons Island in Glynn County, Georgia, United States. The primary mode of travel to the island is by automobile via F.J. Torras Causeway. Malcolm McKinnon Airport serves general aviation on the island.

Neptune Park

Neptune Park

2.89km from Jekyll Island Fishing Pier

Neptune Park is a beautiful oceanside park that's perfect for a day of family fun. Enjoy stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean from the boardwalk with plenty of places to eat and shop along the way. There's also two playgrounds and a splash zone for kids to stay entertained, as well as picnic areas with grills to allow you to cook up your own meal. The beach serves up excellent shore fishing opportunities, or you can take a stroll onto the pier and see if you can catch any bigger fish.

St. Simons Island Lighthouse Museum

St. Simons Island Lighthouse Museum

3.02km from Jekyll Island Fishing Pier

The St. Simons Island Light is a lighthouse on the southern tip of St. Simons Island, Georgia, United States. It guides ships into St. Simons Sound and warns of the many sandbars in the area.

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Glynn County

Glynn County

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One of the beautiful countys in Georgia and it includes the most prominent of the Sea Islands of Georgia, including Jekyll Island, St. Simons Island, and Sea Island and so more are there.

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