The Pensacola Beach Gulf Pier is 1,471 feet long and is known as the longest and friendliest pier on the Gulf of Mexico. Both experienced and beginner fishermen will feel right at home here. The Gulf Pier also hosts and participates in many fishing tournaments throughout the year and can be a fun outing for the entire family!
There are several reputable fishing charter companies in Pensacola Beach for those that want to venture out for some deep sea fishing and cruise charters. For those wanting to stay a little closer to shore, fly fishing or bottom fishing with an inshore charter is also available.
The outdoor recreation opportunities for adventure along the stretch of Pensacola Beach are endless. Visitors can access Gulf Islands National Seashore on both sides of Pensacola Beach, perfect for biking, snorkeling, scuba diving, or kayaking. Visit monuments, forts and museums dedicated to the vast history of the area’s oldest city. Other activities such as sailing, surfing, jet-skiing and parasailing can also be enjoyed on the ocean waters. Look for additional events and outdoor activities on our Gulf Coast blog, as well.
Whether you choose to simply stroll down the beach and collect seashells, swim, or embark on something more adventurous, you are sure to stay busy with all the available activities surrounding the Pensacola Beach area.