Johnnie Mercers Fishing Pier, Wrightsville Beach

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#9 of 15 in Things to do in Wrightsville Beach
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  • A formidable structure! Cool history to it, too. We enjoyed walking out on the pier one night. I would suggest going out there for sunset, as you have an unobstructed view!  more »
  • Ok, so you have to pay $2 to walk out on this pier. My advice is if you have an issue with paying then keep walking. My wife and I spent $2 and watch fisherman fish and enjoyed the beautiful day. We d...  more »
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  • What a beautiful pier. I’ve traveled to wrightsville beach a lot over the years and this has always remained one of my favorite piers - both underneath and on top! Be prepared for the entrance fee when entering. Also, parking can be a bear but this pier is totally worth visiting. It’s close to many hotels, restaurants and a very short drive down from Wilmington. Enjoy fishing off the pier, shopping in the pier store or walking on the beach at sunset. It’s an awesome place to stop by.
  • It's busy in the summer season. You can fish from the pier and the beach below is really nice. Parking in the area can be tricky and you most likely will have a walk to access any beach in the area. But there are many access points. The lifeguards are super active making it feel safe. The beach was very clean.

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