The 61st Street Fishing Pier is a family-friendly fishing pier that offers rod rentals, snacks, pizza, cold beer, soda, a beautiful view of the Gulf of Mexico, and lots of fun!

Rules And Guidelines:

Two rod per person limit

10 ft maximum length per rod

Fishing licenses are required by TPWD law (for anyone over 17)

You can buy a fishing license online or with your smart phone here

You can also purchase a fishing license at Walmart or Academy

No glass containers! (Broken glass ends up on the beach)

Alcohol must be purchased at the pier

No pets (service animals only)

No sleeping on the deck

Those who choose to drink too much or act up will be asked to leave. This is a family-friendly environment.

Carts are allowed as long as they are shorter than 3'6"

If you bring an oversize cart we will ask that you unload your equipment where you want to fish and then bring the cart back to the main office to be stored out of the way.


  • Family Friendly
  • Water Views
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